Taxonomic Notes on the Genus Helicteres L. (Malvaceae) from Thailand, Cambodia and China


  • Pranom Chantaranothai Applied Taxonomic Research Center, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, THAILAND
  • Sekson Poompo Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Ubon Ratchathani University, Ubon Ratchathani 34190, THAILAND


Helicteroideae, taxonomy, typification


Two new species, Helicteres oblongifolia and H. thailandica from Thailand are described and illustrated. Helicteres geoffrayi is a new record for Thailand and China and H. gagnepainiana is placed under H. geoffrayi. Helicteres elliptica from Cambodia is lectotypified.



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How to Cite

Chantaranothai, P. and Poompo, S. 2020. Taxonomic Notes on the Genus Helicteres L. (Malvaceae) from Thailand, Cambodia and China. Tropical Natural History. 20, 3 (Nov. 2020), 235–243.



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