Four new combinations in the legume genus Brachypterum


  • Yotsawate Sirichamorn Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Sanam Chandra Palace Campus, Nakhon Pathom 73000, Thailand.
  • Frits F.A.C.B. Adema Naturalis Biodiversity Center, P.O. Box 9517, 2300 RA Leiden, the Netherlands.



Brachypterum, Derris, Fabaceae, Flora of Thailand, new combinations, Solori


The genus name Brachypterum (Fabaceae) is now conserved against Solori. Four more new combinations in Brachypterum are made for the Chinese B. eriocarpum, the Australian B. involutum, the Indian B. pseudorobustum and the Thai and northern Indo-Chinese B. thorelii. Some morphological information and nomenclatural history of the genus is provided, as well as a distribution map for the four species.


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How to Cite

Sirichamorn, Y., & Adema, F. F. (2020). Four new combinations in the legume genus Brachypterum. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany), 48(1), 57–60.




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