Mapania multiflora, a distinctive new species of Cyperaceae (Mapanioideae) from Borneo

@article{Shabdin2013MapaniaMA,
  title={Mapania multiflora, a distinctive new species of Cyperaceae (Mapanioideae) from Borneo},
  author={Z. Shabdin and Alastair Culham and David A. Simpson and K. Meekiong},
  journal={Kew Bulletin},
  year={2013},
  volume={68},
  pages={673-678}
}
Mapania multiflora is described and illustrated. It is vegetatively similar to taxa with broad leaves and pseudopetioles, such as M. cuspidata. However, it is reproductively similar to sect. Thoractostachyum with a paniculate inflorescence and furrowed fruit. The DNA is similar to M. bancana in sect. Thoractostachyum, in the three sampled cpDNA regions… CONTINUE READING