Five new species of syzygium (Myrtaceae) from Indochina and Thailand

Shuichiro Tagane, Van Son Dang, Phetlasy Souladeth, Hidetoshi Nagamasu, Hironori Toyama, Akiyo Naiki, Kengo Fuse, Hop Tran, Ceng Jui Yang, Amornrat Prajaksood, Tetsukazu Yahara

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Five new species of Syzygium (Myrtaceae), S. honbaense, S. phamhoangii and S. yersinii from Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam, S. phoukhaokhouayense from Phou Khao Khouay National Protected Area, Vientiane Province, Laos, and S. scabrum from Bung Khla, Phu Wua Wildlife Sanctuary, Buengkan Province, Thailand, are described and illustrated. Photographs, vernacular names and preliminary conservation assessments are provided for them.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)247-260
Number of pages14
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2018


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science

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Tagane, S., Dang, V. S., Souladeth, P., Nagamasu, H., Toyama, H., Naiki, A., ... Yahara, T. (2018). Five new species of syzygium (Myrtaceae) from Indochina and Thailand. Phytotaxa, 375(4), 247-260.