A monograph of Heterospathe (Areceae, Arecaceae) in New Guinea - Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew research repository
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A monograph of Heterospathe (Areceae, Arecaceae) in New Guinea

31 July 2019


A revision of the genus Heterospathe Scheff. in New Guinea and immediately adjacent islands is presented. We recognise 14 species for this area. Taxonomic and nomenclatural changes are outlined, and each species is thoroughly described, mapped and illustrated. A key to the species in the area is included as well as preliminary IUCN Red List Assessments.


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  • Resource type

    Journal article

  • Institution
    • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

  • Journal title
    • Phytotaxa

  • Volume
    • 413

  • Issue
    • 2

  • Pagination
    • 71-116

  • Publisher
    • Magnolia Press

  • ISSN
    • 1179-3155

  • eISSN
    • 1179-3163

  • Licence
  • DOI
    • doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.413.2.1