Plant Diversity ›› 2004, Vol. 26 ›› Issue (01): 1-3.

• Articles •    

Revision to SectPetermannia of Begonia (Begoniaceae) in China

SHUI YuMin,CHEN WenHong   

  1. Kunming Institute of Botany,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Kunming 650204,China
  • Online:2004-02-25 Published:2004-02-25

Abstract: A new species,Begonia sublongipes Y.M.Shui (Begoniaceae),together with Bhainanensis Chun et F.Chun and Bsinofloribunda L.J.Dorr,were proved to be members of sectPetermannia (Klotzsch) A.DC.based on their characters.So far,there are three species of the section in China.

Key words: SectPetermannia;Begonia;Revision;China