The genus Prismatomeris (Rubiaceae) in Thailand


  • Pranom Chantaranothai Department of Biology & Applied Taxonomic Research Center (ATRC), Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand.



nomenclature, Prismatomerinae, Rubioideae, synopsis


A synopsis of the genus Prismatomeris in Thailand is presented. Eight species are recognized and P. glabra is newly recorded for Thailand; P. tetrandra subsp. malayana is no longer recognized as a distinct taxon. Descriptions of the genus and the newly recorded species are provided, as well as a key to the Thai species and notes on ecology, distribution, vernacular names and photographs.


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How to Cite

Chantaranothai, P. (2019). The genus Prismatomeris (Rubiaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany), 47(2), 159–170.