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Type: Article
Published: 2021-03-31
Page range: 103–112
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Three new species of Erycibe (Convolvulaceae) from Malesia

Department of Plant Science, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama VI Road, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand.
Department of Plant Science, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AE, UK.
Borneo Erycibeae South-East Asia Malaysia Indonesia taxonomy Solanales Eudicots


As part of a comprehensive review of the genus Erycibe (Convolvulaceae) in South-East Asia, three new species are described and illustrated: E. sangiheensis Kochaiph. & Utteridge sp. nov. from Sangihe Island, North Sulawesi Province in Indonesia and two from Borneo (E. trichocarpa Kochaiph. & Utteridge sp. nov. and E. brunneopilosa Kochaiph. & Utteridge sp. nov.). A distribution map, line drawings and preliminary IUCN conservation assessments are provided for all three species.