Taxonomic updates to Artocarpus subgenus Artocarpus (Moraceae) and allied taxa with a particular focus on the species native to Singapore
- BiologyGardens’ Bulletin Singapore
The breadfruit genus Artocarpus J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. (Moraceae) has sixteen species in Singapore, fourteen of them native. In this precursory study to the treatment of Artocarpus for the Flora of…
Revision of Senegalia in China, and notes on introduced species of Acacia, Acaciella, Senegalia and Vachellia (Leguminosae: Mimosoideae)
- BiologyPlant diversity
Taxonomic studies of Glochidion (Phyllanthaceae) from the Indo-China Peninsula (II): The identities of G.anamiticum and G.annamense
The names Glochidionanamiticum (Kuntze) Kuntze ex Merrill and G.annamense Beille were previously reduced to synonyms of G.eriocarpum Champ. ex Benth. However, literature examination and morphological…
Names of Assam tea: Their priority, typification and nomenclatural notes
Various names have been used for Assam tea and they are typified here. The currently widely used name, Camellia sinensis var. assamica, is a combination based on Thea viridis var. assamica, not “T.…
Redescription of the suspended aquatic Utricularia aurea Lour. (sect. Utricularia) and a new species U. adamsii for northern Australia
A molecular phylogeny based on two plastid and the nuclear ITS sequences for members of the subgenus Utricularia representing U. aurea Lour provides strong support for recognition of a new species UtricularIA adamsii R.W. muelleri Kamienski, and a description of the new species.
Note, à propos des noms vernaculaires chinois dans la Flora cochinchinensis (1790) de Loureiro
- Revue d’ethnoécologie
Heyne, Roth, Roemer and Schultes, and the plant names published in Novae plantarum species praesertim Indiae orientalis
Three quinolinone alkaloid − phenylpropanoid adducts from Melicope pteleifolia
- ChemistryNatural product research
Preliminary in vitro cytotoxic test on different extracts of Melicope pteleifolia showed that the n-hexane one was the most potent, and three new quinolinone alkaloid-phenylpropanoid derivatives and three known compounds were isolated.
Annotated checklist ofSenegaliaandVachellia(Fabaceae: Mimosoideae) for the Indian subcontinent
- Environmental ScienceNordic Journal of Botany
An annotated checklist of Senegalia Raf. and Vachellia Wight & Arn. taxa for the Indian subcontinent is presented, following the fragmentation and retypification of the former broadly defined genus…
Synopsis of the genus Vitex (Lamiaceae) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
- BiologyPlant Ecology and Evolution
The genus Vitex is revised for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in order to prepare the treatment of the genus for the Flore d’Afrique Centrale, and nine new synonyms are proposed.