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Mapania sapuaniana (Cyperaceae), a new sedge species from Sarawak

Shabdin, Z., Culham, A. ORCID:, Simpson, D. A. and Meekiong, K. (2013) Mapania sapuaniana (Cyperaceae), a new sedge species from Sarawak. Blumea, 58 (1). pp. 45-48. ISSN 0006-5196

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Mapania sapuaniana, a spectacular new sedge species from Lanjak Entimau, Sarawak, is described and illustrated. It is closely related to M. richardsii and M. bomeensis but differs in having broad leaves with a distinct pseudopetiole, reddish purple or maroon coloration on the underside of the leaf and petiole and an inflorescence composed of several spikes.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Life Sciences > School of Biological Sciences > Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Central Services > Academic and Governance Services > University Museums and Special Collections
ID Code:34997
Publisher:National Herbarium of the Netherlands


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