Kew Bulletin

, Volume 65, Issue 2, pp 341–343 | Cite as

Mnesithea thailandica a new species of Poaceae from Thailand

  • Paweena Traiperm
  • Thaweesakdi Boonkerd
  • Pranom Chantaranothai
  • David A. Simpson
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Summary

Mnesithea thailandica, a new species of Poaceae subtribe Rottboelliinae from Thailand, is described and illustrated.

Key words

Coelorachis Mnesithea Mnesithea thailandica new species Rottboelliinae Thailand 

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© The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paweena Traiperm
    • 1
    • 2
  • Thaweesakdi Boonkerd
    • 3
  • Pranom Chantaranothai
    • 4
  • David A. Simpson
    • 5
  1. 1.Ph.D. Programme in Biological Science, Faculty of ScienceChulalongkorn UniversityBangkokThailand
  2. 2.Department of Plant Science, Faculty of ScienceMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  3. 3.Department of Botany, Faculty of ScienceChulalongkorn UniversityBangkokThailand
  4. 4.Applied Taxonomic Research Center, Department of Biology, Faculty of ScienceKhon Kaen UniversityKhon KaenThailand
  5. 5.Royal Botanic Gardens, KewSurreyUK

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