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CAMELLIA OCONORIANA (THEACEAE), A NEW SPECIES FROM VIETNAM

  • G. Orel (a1), P. G. Wilson (a1), A. S. Curry (a1) and Luu Hong Truong (a2)
Abstract

The new species Camellia oconoriana Orel, Curry & Luu (Theaceae), endemic to Lam Dong Province, Vietnam, is described and illustrated. It is compared to Camellia species in sections Archaecamellia, Stereocarpus, Piquetia and Chrysantha. Morphological evidence supports a transitional placement in Camellia sect. Chrysantha ser. Chrysanthae.

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