Notes on the monotypic genus Hexapora (Lauraceae), endemic to Peninsular Malaysia

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2016
Authors:R. P. J. de Kok
Journal:Gardens' Bulletin Singapore
Start Page:201
Keywords:Beilschmiedia clade, Penang, Sinopora, taxonomy

An account of the genus Hexapora (Lauraceae) is presented. It comprises morphological descriptions of the genus and species, a provisional IUCN conservation assessment, ecological information and taxonomic notes. The morphology of the genus is compared to that of a number of possible close relatives, leading to the conclusion that it most likely belongs within the Beilschmiedia clade, and is likely closely related to Sinopora.

Alternate Journal:Gard. Bull. Singapore
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