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Publication . Article . 2008

Oberonia segawae (Orchidaceae): A New Orchid Species in Taiwan

Tien-Chuan Hsu; Shih-Wen Chung;
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Published: 01 Jun 2008 Journal: Taiwania, volume 53, issue 2, pages 165-169
Publisher: National Taiwan University
Oberonia segawae, a new orchid species found from central to south Taiwan, is described and illustrated. This species, which belongs to subgenus Oberonia, is characterized by its narrowly ensiform leaves up to 13 cm long and 5 mm wide, its whitish flowers, and its lip with indistinct lateral lobes and irregularly laciniate margins.
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Library of Congress Subject Headings: lcsh:Biology (General) lcsh:QH301-705.5


Orchidaceae, Oberonia segawae, new species, Taiwan, taxonomy.

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