Two new records and lectotypified taxa of the genus Millettia (Fabaceae: Millettieae) for Thailand


  • Sawai Mattapha Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Udon Thani Rajabhat University
  • Auamporn Veesommai 8/76 Ngam Wong Wan Road 54/5, Chatuchak, Bangkok, Thailand 10900
  • Sathaporn Patthum Forest Resource Management Office no. 6, Udon Thani
  • Pranom Chantaranothai Department of Biology and Center of Excellence on Biodiversity (BDC), Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand



Flora of Thailand, Indo-China, lectotypification, taxonomy


Two species, Millettia penicillata and M. pierrei, are recorded as new for Thailand. The latter is lectotypified and its characteristics are discussed with the close genera. Illustrations, descriptions, taxonomic notes and distribution map are provided.



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How to Cite

Mattapha, S., Veesommai, A., Patthum, S., & Chantaranothai, P. (2019). Two new records and lectotypified taxa of the genus Millettia (Fabaceae: Millettieae) for Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany), 47(1), 5–10.




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