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Vol. 15(1) -  2010

J.F. Veldkamp, Editor --- veldkamp@nhn.leidenuniv.nl

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Alejandro, G.J.D., U. Meve, M. Uy, A. Mouly, M. Thiv & S. Liede-Schumann. 2010. Molecular support of the classification of Greeniopsis Merr. in Aleisanthieae (Rubiaceae), with a revision of the genus. Taxon 59: 1547—1564, illus. --- 7 spp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Ali, M.A., A.K. Pandey & J. Lee. 2009. Taxonomic relationships among the genera of subfamily Cucurbitoideae (family Cucurbitaceae) from India inferred from TS sequences of nuclear ribosomal DNA. Phytomorph. 59: 127—140, illus.

Alvina, C.S. & D.A. Madulid. 2009. Flora Filipina from Acapulco to Manila. 103 pp, illus. Apostasia, Luzon. ISBN 978-971-94292-5-8. --- On the introduction of S American plants; brief notes, nicely illustrated.

Amoroso, V.B., et 6 al. 2009. Inventory and conservation of endangered, endemic and economically important flora of Hamiguitan Range, southern Philippines. Blumea 54: 71—76, illus. --- In Davao Oriental, Mindanao; 8 new records.

Ardi, W.H. & M. Hughes. 2010. Begonia droopiae (Begoniaceae), a new species of Begonia from West Sumatra Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 17—2, illus.

Ardiyani, M., A.D. Poulsen, P. Suksathan & F. Borchsenius. 2010. Maranthaceae in Sulawesi. Reinwardtia 13: 213—220, illus. --- 6 spp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Argent, G. 2006. Rhododendrons of subgenus Vireya. xii, 382 pp, illus. Royal Horticultural Society, in association with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. ISBN 1-902896-61-0. --- History, classification, keys, descriptions, collecting, cultivation; some new infra-familiar combinations (Ericaceae).

Argent, G. 2010. A new species of wild banana Musa arfakiana (Musaceae) from Papua (formerly Irian Jaya) of Indonesia. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 243—248, illus.

Arifiani, D. 2010. Newly recorded Endiandra R. Br. (Lauraceae) from Waigeo Island, Raja Ampat, Papua, Indonesia. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 23—30, illus. --- 3 spp; key, synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Atkins, S. 2010. Verbenaceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 258--263, illus. --- In reduced sense 5 gen, 6 spp.

Baikova, E.V. & T.D. Fershalova. 2009. Structure of inflorescences in the genus Begonia (Begoniaceae). Bot. Zhurn. (St. Petersburg) 94: 1475—1485, illus. (In Russian, Engl. summ.).

Baja-Lapis, A.C. 2009. Specialty rattans of the ASEAN. Blumea 54: 38—43, illus. --- Notes on the ethnobotany of 11 taxa (Palmae).

Balachandran, N., W.F. Gastmans & T. Chakrabarty. 2010. A new species of Cleistanthus (Euphorbiaceae) from Andaman Islands. Rheedea 20: 32—34, illus.

Barcelona, J.F., P.B. Pelser, D.S. Balete & L.L. Co. 2009. Taxonomy, ecology, and conservation of Philippine Rafflesia (Rafflesiaceae). Blumea 54: 71—93, illus. --- 10 or 11 spp, 1 or 2 undescribed; pollinators; key; descriptions, notes; R. banahaw, R. banahawensis, R. magnifica, R. panchoana reduced.

Barker, C. & P.C. van Welzen. 2010. Flueggea (Euphorbiaceae s.l. or Phyllanthaceae) in Malesia. Syst. Bot. 35: 541—551, illus. --- Incl. Richeriella ; 3 spp; key, synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Barua, I.C. 2010. The genus Ludwigia (Onagraceae) in India. Rheedea 20: 59—70, illus. --- Key; synonymy, descriptions, notes. --- 7 spp.

Baulbach, N. 2010. Chroniochilus minimus (Blume) J.J. Smith 1927. Orchidee 61: 353, illus. (In German, Engl. summ.). --- Description, notes.

Bean, A.R. 2009. Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on the Eastern grey boxes (Eucalyptus ser. Moluccanae Chippendale, Myrtaceae) and the reinstatement of  Eucalyptus woolsiana R.T. Baker. Austrobaileya 8: 25—34, illus. --- 4 spp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Bean, A.R. 2010. A revision of Alphitonia (Rhamnaceae) for Australia. Muelleria 28: 3—17, illus. --- 5 spp, 1 Malesian; keys; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Berg, C.C. 2010. Redefinition of Ficus schwarzii and two new species of Ficus (Moraceae). Blumea 55: 115—117.

Bhalla, S. & N.P. Bhalla. 2008. Taximetric and chemotaxonomy of Tephrosia Pers. species. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 758—764, illus. --- 6 Indian spp. (Leguminosae).

Boyce, P.C. 2009. A review of Pothos L. (Araceae: Pothoideae: Potheae) for Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 15—26, illus. --- 8 spp, 1 nom nov; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Boyce, P.C. 2009. Anadendrum (Araceae: Monsteroideae: Anadendreae) in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 1--8, illus. --- 3 new spp; key to lianescent aroids.

Boyce, P.C. 2009. Ariopsis (Araceae: Colocasieae) a new generic record for Thailand & preliminary observations on trans-Himalayan biogeography in Araceae. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 9—14, illus. --- Key to Thai Caladieae, Colocasieae.

Boyce, P.C., I.B. Ipor & W.L.A. Hetterscheid. 2010. A review of the white-flowered Amorphophallus (Araceae: Thomsonieae) species in Sarawak. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 249—268, illus. --- 5 spp, 2 new; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Boyce, P.C., S.Y. Wong & Fasihuddin B.A. 2010. Studies on Homalomeneae (Araceae) of Borneo II: the Homalomena of Nanga Sumpa (Batang Ai) – novel and pre-existing taxa, and notes on Iban usages. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 269—317, illus. --- 14 spp, 6 new; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Brummitt, R.K. 2010. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 61. Taxon 59: 1271—1277. --- Conservation of Amaryllidaceae against Alliaceae, Aizoaceae against Mesembryanthemaceae recommended; Veronicaceae against Plantaginaceae not recommended; conservation of Machilus Nees with a conserved type not necessary (pp. 1274, 1276); Ficus elastica Roxb. not validly published.

Burke, J.M., A. Sanchez, K. Kron & M. Lucknow. 2010. Placing the woody tropical genera of Polygonaceae: a hypothesis of character evolution and phylogeny. Amer. J. Bot. 97: 1377—1390, illus.

Catling, D.M. 2010. Vegetative anatomy of Finschia Warb. and its place in Hakeinae (Proteaceae). Telopea 12: 491—504, illus.

Cavestro, W. 2009. The genus Schoenorchis. Orchid Rev. 117: 223—225, illus. --- S. juncifolia history, cultivation (Orchidaceae).

Chakrabarty, T. & N.P. Balakrishnan 2008, “2007” Miscellaneous notes on some species of Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae) of India and Myanmar. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 31: 867—871. --- Some Malesian..

Chakrabarty, T. & N.P. Balakrishnan. 2008. On the status of Dalechampia kurzii Hook. f. and Leptopus sanjappae R. Sumathi et al. (Euphorbiaceae). J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 602—604. --- L. sanjappae reduced to var of L. calcareus.

Chantanaorrapint, S. & A. Chantanaorrapint. 2009. Thismia clavigera (Thismiaceae), a new record for Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 27—31, illus. --- Key to 5 Thai spp.

Chayamarit, K. 2010. Anacardiaceae. Fl. Thailand 10: 265—329, illus. --- 18 gen, 65 spp.

Chemisquy, M.A., L.M. Giussani, M.A. Scataglini, E.A. Kellogg & O. Morrone. 2010. Phylogenetic studies favour the unification of Pennisetum, Cenchrus and Odontelytrum (Poaceae): a combined nuclear, plastid and morphological analysis, and nomenclatural combinations in Cenchrus. Annals of Botany 106: 107–130, illus. --- 66 (!) new combinations proposed; why not a proposal to conserve Pennisetum over Cenchrus?

Chen, C.-H., J.F. Veldkamp, C.-S. Kuoh, C.-C. Tsai & Y.-C. Chiang. 2009. Segregation of Leptatherum from Microstegium (Andropogoneae, Poaceae) confirmed by Internal Transcribed Spacer DNA sequences. Blumea 54: 175—180, illus. --- 3 new comb.

Chen, J.-H., H. Sun, J. Wen & Y.-P. Yang. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of Salix L. (Salicaceae) inferred from three chloroplast datasets and its systematic implications. Taxon 59: 29—37, illus. --- Two major clades; new infrageneric classification proposed; Salix with 3 subgen.

Chen, Y.-J., S.-H. Chen, T.-C. Huang & M.-J. Wu. 2009. Pollen morphology of Philippine species of Phyllanthus (Phyllanthaceae, Euphorbiaceae, s.l.). Blumea 54: 47—58, illus. --- 11 types, 4 new; key.

Choltco, T. 2009. A new species of Trichoglottis from Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 4: 29—32, illus. --- Key to “related” taxa (Orchidaceae).

Choo, C.M., A. van der Ent, E. Abdullah & B. Perumal. 2009. The orchids of Cameron Highlands. 208 pp, illus. R.E.A.C.H., ISBN 978-983-44449. --- A showy enumeration  of c. 50% of the 605 spp there (Orchidaceae).

Chua, L.S.L. 2010. Species assessment and conservation in Peninsular Malaysia, in R. Kiew et al., Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Series II: Seed plants 1. Malay. Forest Rec. 49: 47—54, illus.

Chua, L.S.L., R. Kiew & Y.M. Chan. 2009. Assessing conservation status of Peninsular Malaysian Begonia (Begoniaceae). Blumea 54: 94—98, illus.

Chua, L.S.L., M. Suhaida, M. Hamidah & L.G. Saw. 2010. Malaysia plant red list. Peninsular Dipterocarpaceae. Res. Pamphl. 129: xi, 210 pp, illus. --- 165 taxa; vernacular, distribution, conservation, maps, sometimes illustration.


Conn, B.J. & K. Damas. 2010. Goniothalamus amplifolius B.J. Conn & K.Q. Damas (Annonaceae), a new species from Papua New Guinea. Telopea 12: 505—510, illus.


Cootes, J. 2009. Some new orchid locality records for the Philippines. Males. Orchid J. 4: 45—48, illus. --- Calanthe speciosa , Chrysoglossum ornatum, Phaius borneensis, Saccolabiopsis viridiflora, Vanilla platyphylla (Orchidaceae).

Coughenour, J.M., M.P. Simmons, J.A. Lombardi & J.J. Cappa. 2010. Phylogeny of Celastraceae subfamily Salacioideae and tribe Lophopetaleae inferred from morphological characters and nuclear and plastid genes. Syst. Bot. 35: 358—367, illus. --- Brassiantha closest to Dicarpellum, Hypsophila; Kokoona, Lophopetalum to Brexia, Elaeodendron; Sarawakodendron sister to Salacioideae; origin in Old World.

Craven, L.A. & E. Biffin. 2010. An infrageneric classification of Syzygium (Myrtaceae). Blumea 55: 94—99, illus. --- 6 subgen, 3 new, 7 sect, 4 new; key; reduction of Acmena, Anetholea, Piliocalyx, Waterhousea; 2 new comb.


Cribb, P.J. 2009. New species of Calanthe from the Malay Archipelago and New Guinea. Males. Orchid J. 4: 5—16, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Culmsee, H. & R. Pitopang. 2009. Tree diversity in sub-montane and lower montane primary rain forests in Central Sulawesi. Blumea 54: 119—123, illus.

D’Amato, P. 2010. The savage garden: “By the light of the silvery moon”. Carniv. Pl. Newsl. 39: 28—30. --- Musings on whether moonlight helps attract prey to pitcher plants.

Danet, F. 2010. Rhododendron heterolepis (Ericaceae), une espθce nouvelle de Papouasie. Adansonia III, 32: 135—139, illus.

Darwin, S.P. 2010. Six new species of Timonius (Rubiaceae: Guettardeae) from Papuasia. Brittonia 62: 126—136, illus.

De Kok, R.P.J., G. Rusea & A. Latiff. 2009. The genus Teijsmanniodendron Koord. (Lamiaceae). Kew Bull 64: 587—625, illus. --- 23 spp, 6 new, 1 new comb; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes; specimens under taxa; Bakhuizen van den Brink, not Van den Brink Bakhuizen.

De Kok, R.P.J. & T.M.A. Utteridge. 2010. Field guide to the plants of East Sabah. 176 pp, illus. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. ISBN 978-1-84246-378-9. --- 84 families diagnosed with notes on the more common genera.

De Vega, C., M. Arista, P.L. Ortiz & S. Talavera. 2010. Anatomical relations among endophytic holoparasitic angiosperms, autotrophic host plant and mycorrhizal fungi: a novel tripartite interaction. Amer. J. Bot. 97: 730—737, illus. --- This symbiosis reported for Cytinus hypocistis (Rafflesiaceae). Might this be present in Rafflesia, too, causing the difficulties in growing these ex situ?

De Wilde, W.J.J.O. & B.E.E. Duyfjes. 2008. Cucurbitaceae. Fl. Thail. 9: 411—546, illus. --- 27 gen, 70 spp; keys, synonymy, descriptions, notes.

De Wilde, W.J.J.O. & B.E.E. Duyfjes. 2010. Cucurbitaceae. Fl. Males. I, 19: 342 pp, illus., with CD-ROM with keys and further illustrations by H.P. Nooteboom. NCB Naturalis, sect. NHN, Foundation Flora Malesiana, Leiden. ISBN 978-90-71236-72-3. EUR 75,00. --- 37 gen, 132 spp; keys; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

De Wilde, W.J.J.O. & B.E.E. Duyfjes. 2010. Key and checklist of Xanthophyllum (Polygalaceae) of Borneo. Reinwardtia 13: 79—86. --- 56 ssp, 1 new.

De Wilde, W.J.J.O. & B.E.E. Duyfjes. 2010. Passifloraceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 236--257, illus. --- 3 gen, 15 spp.

De Witte, L.C. & J.J. Vermeulen. 2010. The Bulbophyllum species attributed to section Hymenobractea (Orchidaceae). Blumea 55: 80—85, illus. --- 2 spp, 2 sspp, 1 new comb; key, key to similar sections; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Dey, S. & P.V. Prasanna. 2010. The tribe Rhynchosporeae (Cyperaceae) in India. Rheedea 20: 1—19, illus. --- 4 gen, 11 spp; keys; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Diwakar, P.G. & L. Rasingam. 2008. Three new additions to the non-indigenous flora of Andaman Islands, India. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Sic. 105: 242—243. --- Acorus calamus L. (Acoraceae), Asclepias curassavica L. (Apocynaceae), Pentapetes phoenicea (Sterculiaceae)

Douglas, N. & R. Spellenberg. 2010. 2010. A new tribal classification of Nyctaginaceae. Taxon 59: 905—910, illus. --- Descriptions of tribes, 1 new.

Downie, S.R., K. Spalik, D.S. Katz-Downie & J.-P. Reduron. 2010. Major clades within Apiaceae subfamily Apioideae as inferred by phylogenetic analysis of nrDNA ITS sequences. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 111—136, illus. --- 41 major clades.

Dransfield, J. 2009. A new species of Salacca from Sarawak. Palms 53: 167—170, illus. --- (Palmae).

Duke, N.C. 2010. Overlap of eastern and western mangroves in the South-western Pacific: hybridization of all three Rhizophora (Rhizophoraceae) combinations in New Caledonia. Blumea 55: 171—188, illus. --- If it can happen there, so it may be elsewhere!; 2 new var.;  key; synonymy, descriptions

Duyfjes, B.E.E. 2010. Hernandiaceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 199--208, illus. --- 3 gen, 8 spp.

Edwards, R.D., L.A. Craven, M.D. Crisp & L.G. Cook. 2010. Melaleuca revisited: cpDNA and morphological data confirm that Melaleuca L. (Myrtaceae) is not monophyletic. Taxon 59: 744—754, illus. --- Three major clades, not supported by morphological synapomorphies; all Melaleuceae reduced to Melaleuca.

 Emedzade, K., C. Lehnebach, P. Lockhart & E. Hφrandl. 2010. A molecular phylogeny, morphology and classification of genera of Ranunculeae (Ranunculaceae). Taxon 59: 809—828, illus.

 Esser, H.-J. & M.H.P. Jebb. 2009. The Araliaceae of Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. Sp. Issue: 1—6. --- Keys to genera

 Farjon, A. 2010. A handbook of the world’s conifers, 2 vols. 1111 pp, illus. Brill, Leiden / Boston. ISBN 978-90-04-17718-5. --- Sumptuous treatment; keys, synonym, descriptions, notes; another of Farjon’s masterpieces that anybody interested in these plants just must have.

 Filonenko A., A.V.Ch. Bobrov & A.P. Milikian. 2009. On the systematic position of the genus Nyctanthes L. (Oleaceae / Verbenaceae / Nyctanthaceae). Nov. Syst. Pl. Vasc. 41: 192—208, illus. (In Russian, Engl. summ.). --- Nyctanthaceae supported.

 Flann, C., W. Greuter & D.J.N. Hind. 2010. Cassini’s Compositae genera: a nomenclatural and taxonomic assessment. Taxon 59: 1206—1244. --- Annotated list of 391 generic names including types.

 Frodin, D.G., P.P. Lowry II & G.M. Plunkett. 2010. Schefflera (Araliaceae): taxonomic history, overview and progress. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 561—595, illus. --- Also notes on related genera.

 Funk, V.A., A. Susanna, T.F. Stuessy & R.J. Bayer (Eds.). 2009. Systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Compositae. xxxiv, 965 pp, illus. IAPT, Vienna, Austria. ISBN 978-3-9501754-3-1. --- A major step in the knowledge of the family with many papers by numerous authors on its scientific and taxonomic history, character evolution, phylogeny, biogeography (by tribe), etc., etc. Absolute requirement for any serious study of the family.

 Galang, R. 2009. The distribution of Rafflesia lobata in the northern section of central Panay Mountain ranges, Panay Island, Philippines. Folia Malays. 10: 99--108, illus.

 Gao, C.-M. & Y.-F. Deng. 2010. Justicia pugarensis, a new combination of Philippine Acanthaceae. J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot. 18: 257—258.

 Gardner, R.O. 2010. Piper (Piperaceae) in the Solomon Islands: the climbing species. Blumea 55: 4—13, illus. --- 11 taxa, 10 Malesian; keys; synonymy, notes; list of collections.

German, D.A., N. Friesen, B. Neuffer, I.A. Al-Shehbaz & H. Hurka. 2009. Contribution to ITS phylogeny of the Brassiceae, with special reference to some Asian taxa. Pl. Syst. Evol. 283: 33—56, illus. --- Another step in resolving infra-familiar relationships.

Gideon, O.G. 2009. The genus Mussaenda L. (Rubiaceae: Mussaendeae) in the South Pacific, the eastern terminus of its range. Sci. New Guinea J. 29: 132—140, illus. --- 4 spp; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Girmansyah, D., H. Wiriadinata, D.C. Thomas & W.S. Hoover. 2010. Two new species and one new subspecies of Begonia (Begoniaceae) from Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 69—74, illus.

Goodall-Copestake, W.P., S. Pιrez-Espona, D.J. Harris & P.M. Hollingsworth. 2010. The early evolution of the megadiverse genus Begonia (Begoniaceae) inferred from organelle DNA phylogenies. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 101: 243—250, illus.

Green, P.T., J. Claussen & D.J. O’Dowd. 2010. Lost for a century: rediscovery of the endemic Ridley’s jewel orchid, Zeuxine exilis Ridl., on Christmas Island, Indian Ocean. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 319—326, illus.

Hadiah, J.T. & B.J. Conn. 2009. Usefulness of morphological characters for infrageneric  classification of Elatostema (Urticaceae). Blumea 54: 181—191, illus. --- Previous infrageneric classifications not supported; Elatostematoides, Pellionia, Procris reduced..

Hadiah, J.T. & B.J. Conn. 2010. Lectotypification of Elatostema subscabrum H. Schroet. (Urticaceae). Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 43—51, illus. --- Compared to E. sessile.

Haigh, A., et 10 al. 2009. Interactive web-taxonomy for the Araceae: www.cate-araceae.org. Blumea 54: 13—15.

 Hδkkinen, M., C.H. Teo, T. Schwazacher & Y.R. Othman. 2009. Tentative classification of the section Callimusa (Musaceae) species by using IRAP marker. Folia Malays. 10: 139--152, illus. --- 24 taxa; monophyletic; 3 subsections.

 Hall, R. 2009. Southeast Asia’s changing palaeogeography. Blumea 54: 148—161, illus. --- Overview. See http://searg.rhul.ac.uk/FTP/FM_maps/

 Harbaugh, D.T. et 5 al. 2010. A new lineage-based tribal classification of the family Caryophyllaceae. Intern. J. Pl. Sci. 171: 185—198, illus. --- Traditional subfam not supported.

 Hartemink, A.E. 2010. The invasive shrub Piper aduncum in Papua New Guinea: a review. J. Trop. For. Sci. 22: 202—213, illus. --- Piperaceae; see also Fl. Males. Bull. 13 (2002: 66—68).

 Harwood, B. & K. Chayamarit. 2010. Mastixiaceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 231--235, illus. --- 1 gen, 3 spp.

 Hιdl, R., et 5 al. 2009. A new technique for inventory of permanent plots in tropical forests: a case study from lowland dipterocarp forest in Kuala Belalong, Brunei Darussalam. Blumea 54: 124—130, illus.

 Hinchliff, C.E., A.E. Lliully A., T. Carey & E.H. Roalson. 2010. The origins of Eleocharis (Cyperaceae) and the status of Websteria, Egleria, and Chillania. Taxon 59: 709—79, illus. --- Chillania, Egleria, Websteria reduced; sister to Abildgaardieae; 1 comb nov.

 Hogarth, P.J. 2007. The biology of mangroves and seagrasses: x, 273 pp, illus. Oxford University Press, Oxford, etc. ISBN 978-0-19-856870-4 (Hbk), 978-0-19-856871-1 (Pbk). --- Reprinted in 2010.

 Hosoyamada, S. 2008. Achievement and memories of the late Dr. Sumihiko Hatusima (1906.9.11—2008.1.22). J. Phytogeogr. Taxon. 56: 45—46, portr. (In Japanese).

 Hou, D., I.A. Savinov & P.C. van Welzen. 2010. Celastraceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 141--198, illus. --- 16 gen, 58 spp.

 Hsu, T.-C. 2010. Supplements to the orchid flora of Taiwan (IV): four additions to the genus Gastrodia. Taiwania 55: 243—248, illus. --- E.g. G. callosa; synonymy, description (Orchidaceae).

 Hughes, M., C. Coyle & R.R. Rubite. 2010. A revision of Begonia section Diploclinium (Begoniaceae) on the Philippines island of Palawan, including five new species. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 123—140, illus. --- Key; descriptions, notes; specimens under taxa.

 Idei, T. 2010. Der natόrliche Standort von Cryptocoryne dewitii N. Jacobsen (Araceae) in Papua Neuguinea. Aqua-Planta 35: 23—28, illus. (In German, Engl. summ.).

Inda, L.A., M. Pimentel & M.W. Chase 2010. Contribution of mitochondrial cox1 intron sequences to the phylogenetics of tribe Orchideae (Orchidaceae): do the distribution and sequence of this intron in orchids tell us something about its evolution? Taxon 59: 1053—1064, illus. --- Still a lot of uncertainties.

Inthachub, P., S. Vajrodaya & B.E.E. Duyfjes. 2010. Census of Stemona (Stemonaceae) in Thailand. Blumea 55: 143—152, illus. --- Key; 11 spp, 2 new; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Ipor, I.B., C.S. Tawan, J. Abai, N. Saupi & K. Meekiong. 2009. Notes on occurrence and distribution of Cryptocoryne species in Sarawak, Malaysia. Folia Malays. 10: 115--138, illus. --- (Araceae).

Ipor, I.B., C.S. Tawan, K. Meekiong & A. Simon. 2009. A new record of Amorphophallus costatus Hett. (Araceae: Thomsonieae) for Sarawak. Folia Malays. 10: 109--114, illus. --- Description.

Jackes, B.R. 2009. Taxonomic revision of Australian Myrsinaceae: Ardisia Sw. and Tetrardisia Mez. Austrobaileya 8: 1—23, illus. ---  9 spp, some Malesian; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Jacobs, B., S. Huysmans & E. Smets. 2010. Evolution and systematic value of fruit and seed characters in Adoxaceae (Dipsacales). Taxon 59: 850—866, illus. --- Triplostegia in Caprifoliaceae; Viburnum clemensae (Borneo) basal in Viburnum, but sample too small.

Jacques, F.M.B. & Z. Zhou. 2010. Geometric morphometrics: a powerful tool for the study of shape evolution in Menispermaceae endocarps. Taxon 59: 881—895, illus.

Jamilah, M.S., M.H. Nur-Atiqah, S. Nurul-Effadah & I. Nur-Khairulhusna. 2009. Pigmy Drosera (Droseraceae) from heath forest on BRIS soil of Setiu, Terengganu. Folia Malays. 10: 33—40, illus. --- D. burmanni (with 1 x  –i-!)

Johns, R., O. Gideon, J. Simaga, T. Kuria & G. Bagoera. 2009. An introduction to the flora of the Milne Bay Archipelago. Blumea 54: 251—254, illus. --- Papua New Guinea.

Johnson, R.W. 2009. A conspectus of Merremia Dennst. ex Endl.(Convolvulaceae) in Australia with the addition of two species. Austrobaileya 8: 55—63, illus. ---13 spp, 10 Malesian, 1 new; key; synonymy, general distribution; Merremia incisa described.

Julia, S., E. Soepadmo & W. Yahud. 2009. Problem in the generic delimitation between Alseodaphne, Dehaasia and Nothaphoebe (Lauraceae) in Borneo. Blumea 54: 192—197, illus. --- Distinct.

Kaewsri, W., Y. Paisooksantivatana & U. Veesommai. 2009. A new record and a new synonym in Amomum (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 32—35, illus. --- A. micranthum described.

Karthigeyan, K., J. Jayanthi & R. Sumathi. 2010. Additions to the genus Bulbophyllum (Orchidaceae) in India from Andaman & Nicobar Archipelago. Taiwania 55: 82—85, illus. --- 12 spp; key; notes on 3 new records.

Kartonegoro, A. & J.F. Veldkamp. 2010. Revision of Dissochaeta (Melastomataceae) in Java, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 124—145, illus. --- 12 spp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Kato, M. 2009. Podostemaceae of Malesia: taxonomy, phylogeny and biogeography. Blumea 54: 198—202, illus. --- 2 gen, 4 spp; key; synonymy, notes.

Keim, A.P. 2009. Pandanaceae of the island of Yapen, Papua (West New Guinea), Indonesia, with their nomenclature and notes on the rediscovery of Sararanga sinuosa, and several new species  and records. Blumea 54: 255—266, illus.

Keim, A.P. 2010. A new species of Freycinetia (Pandanaceae) from Papua New Guinea. Reinwardtia 13: 101—106, illus.


Keim, A.P. 2010. New species of Pandanus (Pandanaceae) from Kabaena Island, South East Sulawesi, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 13—14, illus. --- 1 sp.


Keim, A.P. 2010. Three new species of Freycinetia (Pandanaceae) from Kalimantan, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 15—20, illus.


Keim, A.P. & M. Rahayu. 2010. Pandanaceae of Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 151—158, illus. --- Freycinetia (2 pp, 1 new), Pandanus (2 ssp); synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Kiew, R. 2010. Two new species f Paraboea (Gesneriaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 209—217, illus.

Kiew, R., R.C.K. Chung, L.G. Saw & E. Soepadmo. 2010. Seed plant families in Peninsular Malaysia, in R. Kiew et al., Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Series II: Seed plants 1. Malay. Forest Rec. 49: 3—20. --- A brief history of taxonomic research in Peninsular Malaysia; checklist.


Kiew, R., R.C.K. Chung, L.G. Saw, E. Soepadmo & P.C. Boyce (Eds.). 2010. Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Series II: Seed plants 1. Malay. Forest Rec. 49: ix, 329, illus. FRIM, Kepong, ISBN 978-967-5221-32-3. --- Ancistrocladaceae (M.Y. Siti-Munirah), Araucariaceae (C.L. Lim), Balanophoraceae (R. Kiew), Bonnetiaceae (I. Hassan), Casuarinaceae (A.T. Nor-Ezzawanis), Chloranthaceae (A.R. Rafidah), Clethraceae (A. Julius), Cruciferae (A. Julius), Ctenolophonaceae (A.R. Ummul-Nazrah), Daphniphyllaceae (A.R. Rafidah), Datiscaceae (S. Syahida-Emiza), Erythroxylaceae (R.C.K. Chung), Illiciaceae (S.N. Phoon), Myricaceae (S.N. Phoon), Nelumbonaceae (S. Lee), Pedaliaceae (T.L. Yao), Pentaphylacaceae (T.L. Yao), Pittosporaceae (A.R. Ummul-Nazrah & R. Kiew), Podocarpaceae (A. Farjon), Portulacaceae (A.R. Rafidah), Schisandraceae (S.N. Phoon), Symplocaceae (H.P. Nooteboom), Tetrameristaceae (C.L. Lim), Torricelliaceae (S. Kamarudin), Trigoniaceae (M.Y. Chew), Turneraceae (R. Kiew).

Kloppenburg, R. & S.V. Siar. 2010. New species of Hoya (Apocynaceae) from Brunei and the Philippines. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 327—333, illus. --- One from each.

Kocyan, A. 2010. Apostasioideae --- the least known orchid subfamily. Males. Orchid J. 5: 125—138, illus. --- Review, key, descriptions, notes (Orchidaceae).

Kokubugata, G. D.A. Madulid & C.-I Peng. 2008. Notes on Lysimachia sect. Idiophyton (Primulaceae) in the Philippines and Taiwan. Mem. Nat. Mus. Nature & Sci. 45: 121—125, illus.

Kurzweil, H. 2009. The genus Habenaria (Orchidaceae) in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. Sp. Issue: 7—105, illus. --- 46 spp; key; synonymy, description, notes; index to collections, names.

LaFrankie Jr., J.V. 2010. Trees of tropical Asia, an illustrated guide to diversity. 748 pp, illus. Black Tree Publications Inc., Philippines. ISBN 978-971-94794-0-6. US$ 149.00. --- Illustrated notes on 2500+ spp of 887 genera, 157 families; much concise info much based on personal observations in the field, but with the price and weight (1.5 kg) not a book to take into the forest.

 Lamb, A. 2010. Te different varietal forms of Arundina graminifolia in Sabah, Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 5: 7—16, illus. --- Synonymy, descriptions (Orchidaceae).

 Lammers, T.G. 2010. Revision of Lobelia sect. Plagiobotrys (Campanulaceae: Lobelioideae). J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 4: 169--180, illus. --- New sect; 2 Malesian spp; 1 new, 4 subspp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

 Lammers, T.G. 2010. Revision of Lobelia sect. Speirema (Campanulaceae: Lobelioideae). J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 4: 159—168, illus. --- 4 spp, 1 Malesian.

 Lasut, M.T. 2010. Eragrostis dyskritos Lasut (Gramineae), a new species from Sulawesi. Reinwardtia 13: 31—32, illus. --- Close to E. pilosa.

 Leeratiwong, C., P. Chantaranothai & A.J. Paton. 2009. A synopsis of the genus Callicarpa L.(Lamiaceae)  in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. 37: 36—58, illus. --- 12 spp, 2 new; key; synonymy, notes.

 Leong-Škorničkovα, O. Šida & K. Marhold. 2010. Towards stability of names in Indian Curcuma L. (Zingiberaceae). Taxon 59: 269—282.

 Lim, C.K. & G.W. Theseira. 2009. A surprising new variety of Trichosanthes azurea discovered. Folia Malays. 10: 41—46, illus. --- (Cucurbitaceae).

 Lim, C.K. 2008. A new species of Boesenbergia Kuntze from Kelantan, Peninsular Malaysia. Fol. Malays. 9: 71—78, illus.

 Lim, C.K. 2009. A new Zingiberaceae genus from Kedah, Peninsular Malaysia. Folia Malays. 10: 1—10, illus. --- Kedhalia.

 Lim, C.K. 2009. New record of Trichosanthes emarginata Rugayah (Cucurbitaceae) in Pahang, Malaysia. Folia Malays. 10: 153--158, illus.

 Linder, H.P. et 10 al. 2010. A generic classification of the Danthonioideae. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 306—364, illus. --- 17 gen, 5 new, among which Chimaerochloa for Danthonia archboldii; key, (partial) synonymy, descriptions, notes.

 Ling, K.-H., Y. Wang, W.S. Poon, P.-C. Shaw & P.P.-H. But. 2009. The relationships of Fagaropsis and Luvunga in Rutaceae. Taiwania 54: 338—342, illus. --- Luvunga close to Citrus.

Liu, A.-Z., W.J. Kress & S.-Z. Li. 2010. Phylogenetic analyses of the banana family (Musaceae) based on nuclear ribosomal (ITS) and chloroplast (trnL-F) evidence. Taxon 59: 20—28, illus. --- Three clades; sections of Musa not supported.

Liu, Q. & P.M. Peterson. 2010. Advances in systematics of adaptively radiated Eleusine Gaertn. (Poaceae). J. Trop. Subtrop. Bot. 18: 335—342, illus. (In Chinese, Engl. summ.).

Livshultz, T. 2010. The phylogenetic position of milkweeds (Apocynaceae subfamilies Secamonoideae and Asclepiadoideae): evidence from the nucleus and chloroplast. Taxon 59: 1016—1030, illus. --- Baisseeae + Deweverella sistergroup, not Periplocoideae.

Low, Y.W. 2009. Corybas villosus – some observations on the natural history of a rare and endemic Peninsular Malaysian orchid. Males. Orchid J. 4: 17—24, illus. ---(Orchidaceae).

Lowry II, P.P.& G.M. Plunkett. 2010. Recircumscription of Polyscias (Araliaceae) to include six related genera, with a new infrageneric classification and a synopsis of species. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 55—84, illus. --- Incl. Arthrophyllum, Cuphocarpus, Gastonia, Munroidendron, Reynoldsia, Tetraplasandra; 10 subgen, 65 new comb; no key; see Plunkett & Lowry (2010).

Mabberley, S.J. 2010. The species of Citrus (Rutaceae) with pinnate leaves. Blumea 55: 73—74. --- Feroniella reduced; 1 new comb.

Macnoi, C. 2009. A preliminary study of the genus Hornstedtia (Zingiberaceae) in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. Sp. Issue: 138—142, illus. --- 4 spp, all Malesian; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes

Madulid, D.A. & E.M.G. Agoo. 2006. A pictorial guide to the noteworthy plants of Batanes Islands: 140 pp, illus. UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines, ISBN 978-971-8520-13-0. --- A nice picture gallery of the more common species.

Madulid, D.A. & E.M.G. Agoo. 2009. Taxonomy and conservation of Philippine cycads. Blumea 54: 99—102, illus. --- (Cycadaceae).

Malcomber, S.T. & C.M. Taylor. 2009.A systematic revision of Gaertnera (Rubiaceae, Gaertnereae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 96: 575—671, illus. --- 69 spp, 13 new; keys incl. regional ones); synonymy, descriptions, notes; index to collections, names.

Manchester, S.R. & E.L. O’Leary. 2010. Phylogenetic distribution and identification of fin-winged fruits. Bot. Rev. 76: 1—82, illus. --- Survey, incl. some fossils.

Margonska, H.B. 2009. A new Stichorkis species from Borneo (Orchidaceae, Malaxidinae). Richardiana 10: 3—10, illus.

Margonska, H.B. & D.L. Szlachetko. 2010. Two new combinations and a new subsection in Crepidium Bl. emend. Szlach. (Orchidaceae), Malaxidinae). Ann. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, B, 111: 175—180, illus.

Marsh, S.T., N.A. Brummitt, R.P.J. de Kok & T.M.A. Utteridge. 2009. Large-scale patterns of pant diversity and conservation priorities in South East Asia. Blumea 54: 103—108, illus. --- Floristic richness of the area analysed; relationships between areas.

Martνnez-Millαn, M. 2010. Fossil record and age of Asteridae. Bot. Rev. 76: 83—135, illus. --- From Late Cretaceous (89.3 mya).

Mat-Salleh, K., R. Mahyuni, A. Susatya & J.F. Veldkamp. 2010. Rafflesia lawangensis (Rafflesiaceae), a new species from Bukit Lawang, Gunung Leuser National Park, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 159—165, illus. --- Key to Sumatra spp (excl. R. meijeri, see Wiriadinata & Sari, 2010).


Maurin, O., M.W. Chase, M. Jordaan & M. van der Bank. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships of Combretaceae inferred from nuclear and plastid DNA sequence data: implications for generic classification. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 162: 453—476, illus. --- Current infrafamilial  classification supported; Terminalia not monophyletic; Combretum with 3 subgen.


Metusala, D., P. O’Byrne & J.J. Wood. 2010. A new species of  Dendrobium (section Calcarifera) from Kalimantan Barat. Males. Orchid J. 5: 29—34, illus. --- (Orchidaceae). --- Notes on the section (Orchidaceae).


Metusala, D., P. O’Byrne & J.J. Wood. 2010. A new species of Dendrobium (section Calcarifera) from Indonesian Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 83—88, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


Metusala, D., P. O’Byrne & J.J. Wood. 2010. Dendrobium dianae – a new species of section Calcarifera from Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 57—64, illus. (Orchidaceae).

Meve, U., O. Laurente, G.J. Alejandro & T. Livshultz. 2009. Systematics of Clemensiella (Apocynaceae – Asclepiadoideae). Edinburgh J. Bot. 66: 447—457, illus. --- 2 spp, 1 from Sumatra, Sarawak new.

Michaux, B. 2010. Biogeology of Wallacea: geotectonic models, areas of endemism, and natural biogeographical units. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 101: 193—212, illus. --- Wallacean or natural biogeographical units defined; geological development of Indonesia and the Philippines outlined; areas of endemism identified; their relationships; Tanimbar Isl. to S. Moluccas; Timor and western Lesser Sunda Isles one unit; Philippines part of Wallacea.

Middleton, D.J. 2009. An update on the Apocynaceae in Thailand. Thai For. Bull., Bot. Sp. Issue: 143—155, illus. --- Keys to genera, spp of Apocynoideae, Rauvolfioideae.

Middleton, D.J., C. Puglisi, P. Triboun & M. Mφller. 2010. Proposal to conserve Paraboea against Phylloboea and Trisepalum (Gesneriaceae). Taxon 59: 1603.

Moon, H.-K., E. Smets &  S. Huysmans. 2010. Phylogeny of the tribe Mentheae (Lamiaceae): the story of molecules and micromorphological characters. Taxon 59: 1065—1076, illus. --- Two monophyletic groups largely corresponding to current subtribal circumscriptions, but no morphological synapomorphies detected.

Morco, H. 2010. Die Cryptocoryne-Arten der Philippinen. Aqua-Planta 35: 84—93, illus. (In German). --- (Araceae).

Muellner, A.N., H. Greger & C.M. Pannell. 2009. Genetic diversity and geographic structure in Aglaia elaeagnoidea (Meliaceae, Sapindales), a morphologically complex tree species, near the two extremes of its distribution. Blumea 54: 207—216, illus.

Murphy, D.J., G.K. Brown, J.T. Miller & P.Y. Ladiges. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of Acacia Mill. (Mimosoideae: Leguminosae): evidence for major clades and informal classification. Taxon 59: 7—19, illus. --- Sensu stricto with an Australian type; 4 main clades; clear synapomorphies remain to be identified; traditional classification artificial.

Nanakorn, W. & S. Watthana. 2008. Thai native orchids, 2 vol. 312 + 328 pp, illus. Wanida Press, Chiang Mai. ISBN 978-974-286-384-5 / -385-2. In Thai & Engl. (Orchidaceae).


Newman, M.F. 2010. A new species of Riedelia (Zingiberaceae) from Papua, Indonesia. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 65—68, illus.

Nie, Z.-L. & 5 al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny and biogeographic diversification of Parthenocissus (Vitaceae) disjunct between Asia and North America Amer. J. Bot. 97: 1342—1353, illus.

Noramly b. Muslim, A. Mahyuddin, T.S. Liew, M. Larkin & S. Dunsul. 2008. Balanophora reflexa Beccari, a new record for Mahua, Crocker Range, Sabah Parks, Sabah, Malaysia. Fol. Malays. 9: 63—70, illus.

Nor-Ezzawanis, A.T. 2010. New combinations in Malaysian Staphylaeaceae. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 127—133. --- 7 to Dalrympelea from Turpinia; emended description of Dalrympelea.

Nόrk, N.M. & F.R. Blattner. 2010. Cladistic analysis of morphological characters in Hypericum (Hypericaceae). Taxon 59: 1495—1507, illus. --- Monophyletic; origin in the Mediterranean area; shrubs ancestral state; review of infrageneric classification.

Nurtjahya, E., D. Setiadi, E. Guhardja, Muhadiono & Y. Setiadi. 2009. Succession on tin-mined land in Bangka Island. Blumea 54: 131—138, illus.

Nyffeler, R. & U. Eggli. 2010. Disintegrating Portulacaceae: a new familial classification of the suborder Portulacineae (Caryophyllales) based on molecular and morphological data. Taxon 59: 227—240, illus. --- 8 families distinguished; descriptions; key.

O’Byrne, P. 2009. Notes on Malesian Cleisostoma: Part 1. Males. Orchid J. 4: 77—98, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


O’Byrne, P. 2009. Trichoglottis persicina – a new species from Brunei Darussalam, with notes on the T. retusa complex. Males. Orchid J. 4: 33—38, illus. --- Synonymy (Orchidaceae).


O’Byrne, P. 2010. Notes on Malesian Cleisostoma: Part 2. Males. Orchid J. 5: 89—114, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


O’Byrne, P. 2010. Two new Dendrobiums from Peninsular Malaysia. Males. Orchid J. 6: 71—78, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Oginuma, K. & H. Tobe. 2010. First chromosome counts for four families of Malpighiales. Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 62: 49—54, illus. --- E.g. Chaetocarpus, Irvingia, Ixonanthes.

Ohashi, H., T.-C. Huang & K. Ohashi. 2010. Entada (Leguminosae subfam. Mimosoideae) of Taiwan. Taiwania 55: 43—53, illus. --- 4 taxa, 1 new comb; keys; synonymy, notes.

Ohashi, H. & K. Ohashi. 2010. Amendments in Codariocalyx (Leguminosae). J. Jap. Bot. 85: 238—240.

Ohi-Toma, T, S. Wu, S.R. Yadav, H. Murata & J. Murata. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of Typhonium sensu lato and its allied genera in the tribe Areae of the subfamily Aroideae (Araceae) based on sequences of six chloroplast regions. Syst. Bot. 35: 244—25, illus. --- Not monophyletic, divided in 4 gen, 1 spp: Typhonium s.s., Sauromatum and new Diversiarum, Hirsutarium, Pedatyphonium; 10 new comb; key to genera

Ong, P.T. 2010. A one-day affair. Orchid Rev. 118: 144—147, illus. --- Relationship between Dendrobium crumenatum and its pollinator, Apis cerana indica. (Orchidaceae).

Ong, P.T. 2010. Dendrobium babiense J.J. Sm. (section Aporum) – a new record for the flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Males. Orchid J. 6: 79—82. --- (Orchidaceae).


Ong, P.T. & P. O’Byrne. 2010. Clarification of the status of Thrixspermum raceborskii in Peninsular Malaysia. Males. Orchid J. 5: 139—144, illus. --- Description (Orchidaceae).


Ong, P.T., S.N. Phoon & M. Jutta. 2010. New records of Orchidaceae for the Flora of Peninsular Malaysia, 2. Acanthephippium gougahense, Schoenorchis juncifolia, Thrixspermum anceps and T. latisaccatum. Males. Orchid J. 5: 17—28, illus.

Ormerod, P. 2009. Additions to the orchid flora of Bougainville. Orchadian 16: 273—281, illus. --- 8 spp, 4 new (Orchidaceae).

Ormerod, P. 2009. Four new taxa of Dendrobium (sect. Biloba) from New Guinea. Males. Orchid J. 4: 49—56, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Ormerod, P. 2010. A new high altitude Calanthe from Indonesian Papua. Orchadian 16: 418—420, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Ostroumova, T.A. & A.A. Oskolski. 2010. Survey of leaf anatomy of Araliaceae and some related taxa. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 423—441, illus. --- E.g. Aralia, Cussonia, Mackinlayoideae, Myodocarpaceae, Polyscias-Pseudopanax.

Pan, B. & X.-Y. Zhu. 2010. Taxonomic revision of Dumasia (Fabaceae, Papilionoideae). Ann. Bot. Fenn. 47: 241—256, illus. --- 8 spp, 2 subspp, 2 var; nomenclature, descriptions, notes; key.

Panday, R.P. & P.G. Diwakar. 2008. An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 403—500, illus.

Pasaribu, N. 2010. Two new species of Freycinetia (Pandanaceae) from Sumatra, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 147—150, illus.


Pasaribu, N. & E.A. Widjaja. 2010. Notes on Freycinetia (Pandanaceae) from Jambi, Sumatra with the description of a new species. Reinwardtia 13: 87—92, illus. --- Key to 9 spp; synonymy, notes.

Pendry, C.A. & M.F. Watson. 2009. Flora Malesiana and the Flora of Nepal: floristic links and the potential for collaboration. Blumea 54: 18—22, illus. --- Especially in Malaysia and N Sumatra sometimes is significant.

Perreta, M.G., J.C. Ramos & A..C. Vegetti. 2009. Development and structure of the grass inflorescence. Bot. Rev. 75: 377—396, illus.

Peterson, P.M., K. Romaschenko & G. Johnson. 2010. A phylogeny and classification of the Muhlenbergiinae (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae) based on plastid and nuclear DNA sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 97: 1532—1554, illus. --- Only one enlarged genus Muhlenbergia.

Phengklai, C. 2008. Fagaceae. Fl. Thailand. 9: 179—410, illus. --- 4 gen, 121 taxa; keys; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Phoon, S.N. & P. O’Byrne. 2009. A new species of Acriopsis (Cymbidieae: Eulophiinae) from Peninsular Malaysia. Males. Orchid J. 4: 57—60, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Pischtschan, E., A.C. Ley & R. Claίen-Bockhoff. 2010. Ontogenetic and phylogenetic diversification of the hooded staminode in Marantaceae. Taxon 59: 1111—1125, illus. --- 10 types in accordance with accepted clades.

 Plunkett, G.M. & P.P. Lowry II. 2010. Paraphyly and polyphyly in Polyscias sensu lato: molecular evidence and the case for recircumscribing the “pinnate genera” of Araliaceae. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 23—54, illus. --- One big non-monophyletic mess (except for sect. Polyscias); see Lowry & Plunkett (2010).

 Poulsen, A.D., O.G. Gideon & M. Ardiyani. 2010. Names of Tapeinochilos (Costaceae) in Wallacea. Blumea 55: 61—64, illus. --- 4 spp, 1 new comb; some synonymy

 Poulsen, A.D. & C.S. Specht. 2010. A new species of Costaceae from Borneo. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 135—142, illus.

 Prance, G.T. 2010. Notes on the Lecythidaceae of Peninsular Malaysia. Blumea 55: 14—17, illus. --- 3 new spp, descriptions; Abdulmajidea reduced to Barringtonia; 3 new comb.

 Pridgeon, A.M., P.J. Cribb, M.W. Chase & F.N. Rasmussen (Eds.). 2009. Genera orchidacearum. 5. Epidendroideae (part 2): xxi, 585 pp, illus. Oxford University Press, Oxford, etc. ISBN 978-0-19-850713-0. --- Cymbidieae (Orchidaceae).


Pruesapan, K. 2010. The rise and fall of Sauropus (Phyllanthaceae). A molecular phylogenetic analysis of Sauropus and allies. 142 pp, illus. Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis (section National Herbarium of The Netherlands), Leiden University branch. ISBN 978-90-9025764-8. --- Molecular analysis and phylogeny;  Sauropus reduced to Breynia; many new comb / names; no key, no descriptions; historical biogeography.

Quintanar, A. & S. Castroviego. 2010. Proposal to conserve Trisetum against Trisetaria (Gramineae). Taxon 59: 1602—1603.

Raes, N., J.B. Mols, L.P.M. Willemse & E.F. Smets. 2009. Georeferencing specimens by combining digitized maps with SRTM digital elevation data and satellite images: a Bornean case study. Blumea 54: 162—165, illus.

Raes, N. & P.C. van Welzen. 2009. The demarcation and internal division of Flora Malesiana. Blumea 54: 6—8, illus. --- A historical survey after Zollinger (1857) proposed the term; interestingly he included the Nicobars and Andamans and the Thai Peninsula; this is why the Bulletin has included publications dealing with the first two, but only the ones dealing with the Peninsula South of the Isthmus of Kra; he included only the Vogelkop of New Guinea, mainly because data on the rest of New Guinea then were virtually non-existent; Van Steenis with his demarcation knots refined the boundaries; to the East the floristic area gradually peters out into the Pacific.

Rao, M.K.V. 2008. A note on Canthium andamanicum M. Gangop. & Chakrab. (Rubiaceae) of the Andaman Islands, India. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 662. --- Reduced to C. gracilipes.

Rao, M.K.V. 2008. Chiloschista parishii Seidenf. (Orchidaceae) in the Andaman Islands. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 754—757, illus. --- Previously misidentified as C. lunifera.

Rasingam, L., P.G. Diwakar & R.P. Pandey. 2008. New additions to the flora of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 678—680. --- Ammannia baccifera subsp. aegyptiaca, Corchorus capsularis, Dentella serpyllifolia, Euphorbia serpens.

Rasingam, L., P.G. Diwakar & R.P. Pandey. 2008. Some new combinations in the family Apocynaceae. J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 32: 550. --- 4 in Ichnocarpus.

Rasingam, L. & G.S. Lakra. 2008. Record of introduction of a tropical American weed Evolvulus nummularius (L.) L. (Convolvulaceae) in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Sic. 105: 232.

Ravindran, P.N., K.N. Babu & M. Shylaja (Eds.) 2004. Cinnamon and Cassia. The genus Cinnamomum. xv, 361 pp, illus. CRC Press, Boca Raton, etc. ISBN 0-415-31755-X. --- Bundled accounts on their history, chemistry, cultivation, etc. (Lauraceae).

Reveal, J.L. 2010. Proposal to conserve the name Mitrastemon (Rafflesiaceae) with that spelling. Taxon 59: 299—300.

Reveal, J.L., K.N. Gandhi & C. Jarvis. 2010. Proposal to conserved the name Polygonum hydropiper (Polygonaceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 59: 982.

 Roberts, D.L. & M. Motes. 2009. Vanda helvola. Orchid Rev. 117: 196—199, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

 Robinson, T. 2008. William Roxburgh, the founding father of Indian botany. xviii, 286 p[p, illus. Phillimore & Co., Ltd., Chichester. ISBN 978-1-86077-434-2. --- Fascinating history of botany ranging from India to the Moluccas.

 Roos, M.C. & P. Hovenkamp. 2009. Flora Malesiana in the coming decade. Blumea 54: 3—5, illus. --- A survey of the past and hopes for the future; apparently without the Bulletin, as it is not mentioned at all.

 Rφth, J. 2009. Bulbophyllum gibbosum (Blume) Lindley 1830. Orchidee 60: 566—123, illus. --- Description, notes (Orchidaceae).

 Rφth, J. 2010. Paphiopedilum x frankeanum Rolfe 1908. Orchidee 61: 196—199, illus. (In German, Engl. summ.).

 Rubite, R.R. & D.A. Madulid. 2009. The rediscovery of Philippine Begonias. Blumea 54: 267—268, illus. --- Sect. Diploclinium; 3 new spp not described here (Begoniaceae).

 Rusea, G., et 7 al. 2009. Malaysian limestone orchids status: diversity, threat and conservation. Blumea 54: 109—116, illus. --- 96 gen, 288 spp in Perlis and Padawan-Bau, Sarawak (Orchidaceae).

 Rustiani, H. 2010. Two new species of Daemonorops from Sulawesi. Reinwardtia 13: 25—30, illus. --- Key to 7 Celebes spp, 2 new

 Sagun, V.G., G.A. Levin & P.C. van Welzen. 2010. Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae). Blumea 55: 21—60, illus. --- 28 spp, 2 subgen in Malesia; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.


Saito, Y., T. Iwashima, C.-I Peng & G. Kokubugata. 2009. Taxonomic reconsideration of Disporum luzoniense (Liliaceae s.l.) using flavonoid characters. Blumea 54: 59—62, illus. --- The Philippine taxon is more related to Disporopsis.

Samain, M.-S., S. Wanke & P. Goetghebeur. 2010. Unravelling extensive paraphyly in the genus Hydrangea s.l. with implications for the systematics of tribe Hydrangeeae. Syst. Bot. 35: 593—600, illus. --- Related genera to be reduced (Hydrangeaceae).

Sands, M.J.S. 2009. The Begonias of New Guinea – an overview. Blumea 54: 272—277, illus. --- 3 sect discussed (Begoniaceae).

Santisuk, T. & K. Larsen (Eds.). 2008. Flora of Thailand 9, 2: 91—188 + 16 + 3, illus. --- Cannaceae, Costaceae, Heliconiaceae, Hemerocallidaceae, Iridaceae, Lomandraceae, Strelitziaceae (K. Larsen), Caricaceae (K. Chayamarit), Carlemanniaceae (C. Tange & K. Larsen), Cunoniaceae (H.C.F. Hopkins), Marantaceae (P. Suksathan & F. Borchsenius), Orobanchaceae, Plantaginaceae (both s.s.!; J. Parnell), Plagiopteraceae (P. Phonsena), Sabiaceae (P.C. van Welzen), Trigoniaceae (P.C. van Welzen & J.F. Veldkamp), Typhaceae (D.A. Simpson).

Santisuk, T. & K. Larsen (Eds.). 2009. Flora of Thailand 10, 1: 1—140 + 24 + 3, illus. --- Dioscoreaceae (P. Wilkin & C. Thapyai).

Saw, L.G. 2010. Vegetation of Peninsular Malaysia, in R. Kiew et al., Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Series II: Seed plants 1. Malay. Forest Rec. 49: 21—45, illus.

Schδferhoff, B., K.F. Mόller & T. Borsch. 2009. Caryophyllales phylogenetics: disentangling Phytolaccaceae and Molluginaceae and description of Microteaceae as a new isolated family. Willdenowia 39: 209—228, illus.

Scheen, A.-C. et 5 al. 2010. Molecular phylogenetics, character evolution, and suprageneric classification of Lamioideae (Lamiaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 191—217, illus. --- Monophyletic ; incl. Pogostemonoideae; 9 tribes, 3 new.

Schettler, R. 2009. Dendrobium lowii Lindl. – back into cultivation. Males. Orchid J. 4: 71—76, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


Schettler, R., H. Wurster & J.J. Wood. 2010. Dendrobium cinnabarinum Rchb. f. (sect. Crumenata) – a welcome addition to our collections. Males. Orchid J. 5: 35—44, illus. --- Notes on the section; key to 2 var; compared to D. lawiense (Orchidaceae).


Schlauer, J. 2010. Carnivorous plant systematics. Carniv. Pl. Newsl. 39: 8—24, illus. --- Families discussed one by one with phylogenetic trees.

Schori, M. & T.M.A. Utteridge. 2010. Three new species and a new name in Southeast Asian Gomphandra (Stemonuraceae / Icacinaceae s.l.). Blumea 55: 189—195, illus.

Schuiteman, A. & E.F. de Vogel. 2009. New species and new combinations in New Guinea Orchidaceae. Males. Orchid J. 4: 9—121, illus. --- Agrostophyllum, Cadetia, Calanthe, Dendrobium, Diplocaulobium, Flickingeria, Octarrhena, Taeniophyllum (Orchidaceae).


Searle, R.J. 2010. The genus Scaphochlamys (Zingiberaceae – Zingibereae): a compendium for the field worker. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 75—121, illus. --- 37 taxa, 1 new comb; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes; specimens under taxa..

Searle, R.J. & M.F. Newman, 2010. Myxochlamys amphiloxa (Zingiberaceae): a new species from central Kalimantan, Indonesia. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 347—352, illus.

Shah, D.G. & S. Bhatt. 2008. First record of the mangrove associate Derris trifoliata Lour. from Gujarat. J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Sic. 105: 359—361, illus. --- (Leguminosae).

Shareef, S.M., M.P.G. Kumary, E.S.S. Kumar & T. Shaju. 2010. Syzygium claviflorum (Myrtaceae) – a new record for South India. Rheedea 20: 53—55, illus. --- Description.

Sheue, C.-R., et 5 al. 2009. On the morphology and molecular basis of segregation of Ceriops zippeliana and C. decandra (Rhizophoraceae) from Asia. Blumea 54: 220—227, illus. --- Distinct; key; synonymy, notes.

Sheue, C.-R., H.-Y. Liu, C.-C. Tsai & Y.-P. Wang. 2010. Comparison of Ceriops pseudodecandra sp. nov. (Rhizophoraceae), an new mangrove species in Australasia, with related species. Bot. Stud. 51: 237—247, illus. --- N Australia, Moluccas, New Guinea; key to 4 spp.

Sheue, C.-R., S.M.A. Rashid, J.W.H. Yong & Y-P. Yang. 2010. Ceriops zippeliana Blume (Rhizophoraceae), a new record of a mangrove species in Singapore. Taiwania 55: 72—77, illus. --- Compared to C. tagal

Shimpale, V.B., S.R. Yadav & C.R. Babu. 2009. A review of the genus Mussaenda (Rubiaceae) from Great Nicobar Island, India, including a new species. Rheedea 19: 53—57, illus. --- 5 spp; key; synonymy, notes.

Sierra, S.E.C., K.K.M. Kulju, Z. Fišer, M. Aparicio & P.C. van Welzen. 2010. The phylogeny of Mallotus s. str. (Euphorbiaceae) inferred from DNA sequences and morphological data. Taxon 59: 101—116, illus. --- Phylogenies almost completely resolved; position of many taxa ambiguous.

Simυes, M.E. Endress & E. Conti. 2010. Systematics and character evolution of Tabernaemontaneae (Apocynaceae, Rauvolfioideae) based on molecular and morphological evidence. Taxon 59: 772—790, illus. --- Monophyletic, 15 of 19 genera recognised; natural groups correspond with geography; some new comb.

Sinaga, N.I. 2010. Two new species of Freycinetia (Pandanaceae) from Manokwari, West Papua. Reinwardtia 13: 182—187, illus.


Sinaga, N.I., R. Megia, A. Hartana & A.P. Keim. 2010. The ecology and distribution of Freycinetia Gaud. (Pandanaceae: Freycinetioideae) in the Indonesian New Guinea. Reinwardtia 13: 188—197, illus.

Snow, N. & J. Cantley. 2010. New species of Uromyrtus and Rhodomyrtus (Myrtaceae: Myrteae) from Kamiali Wildlife Management Area, Papua New Guinea, with an updated key to Rhodomyrtus. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 63—70, illus.

Snow, N. & L.A. Craven. 2010. Five new species of Syzygium (Myrtaceae) from New Guinea. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 123—136, illus.

 Snow, N. & W. Takeuchi. 2009. New species of Rhodamnia and Xanthomyrtus (Myrtaceae) from the Kamiali Wildlife Management Area, Papua New Guinea. Harvard Pap. Bot. 14: 137—143, illus.

 Snow, N. & P.G. Wilson. 2010. New species of Eugenia and Gossia (Myrtaceae: Myrteae) from Papua New Guinea. Telopea 12: 453—461, illus.

Sofiman, A. bin Othman & P. Boyce. 2010. Studies on Monstereae (Araceae) of Peninsular Malaysia II: Rhaphidophora latevaginata, newly recorded for West Malaysia. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 1—8, illus. --- Key to Malaysian Pen. spp; notes on Riau Pocket.

Sofiman, A. bin Othman & P. Boyce. 2010. Studies on Monstereae (Araceae) of Peninsular Malaysia III: Scindapsus lucens, a new record for Malaysia, and a key to Peninsular Malaysian Scindapsus. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 9—15, illus.

Soza, V.L. & R.G. Olmstead. 2010. Molecular systematics of tribe Rubieae (Rubiaceae): evolution of major clades, development of leaf-whorls, and biogeography. Taxon 59: 755—771, illus. --- Confirmation of seven major clades.

Spence, P. 2010. Dendrobium section Latouria: a review of some species and their use in hybridizing. Bull. Amer. Orchid Soc., Suppl.: 2—23, illus. --- Survey (Orchidaceae).

Staples, G.W. 2010. A checklist of Merremia (Convolvulaceae) in Australasia and the Pacific. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 483—522. --- 49 spp; notes; index to collectors.

Staples, G.W. 2010. Convolvulaceae. Fl. Thailand 10: 330—468, illus. --- 24 gen, 119 spp.

Suarez, W. 2009. Aerides leeana. Orchid Rev. 117: 226—229, illus. --- Notes on this and some other spp (Orchidaceae).

Sudarmono & B.J. Conn. 2010. Genetic variation of populations of Scutellaria slametensis and S. discolor (Lamiaceae) on Gunung Slamet, Jawa Tengah Indonesia. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 155—171, illus.

Sudarmono & B.J. Conn. 2010. Scutellaria slametensis (Lamiaceae), a new species from Central Java, Indonesia. Telopea 12: 463—468, illus.

Suksathan, P., D.A. Madulid & F. Borchsenius. 2010. Marantaceae in the Philippines. Taiwania 55: 28—36, illus. --- 2 gen, 8 spp, 1 comb nov; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Suleiman, B. & P.C. Boyce. 2010. Studies on Homalomeneae (Araceae) of Peninsular Malaysia I: Homalonema asmae, a new species from Perak. Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 60: 163—166, illus.

Takeuchi, W. 2009. Ardisia hymnandroides (Myrsinaceae), an unusual monoaxial species from the Foja Mountains of West New Guinea. Harvard Pap. Bot. 14: 167—172, illus.

Takeuchi, W. 2009. New taxa from the Mamberamo River of Papua Province, Indonesia: Ardisia lammersiana (Myrsinaceae) and Psychotria leptothyrsa var. defretesiana (Rubiaceae). Harvard Pap. Bot. 14: 173—181, illus.

Takeuchi, W. 2010. A floristic reconnaissance of montane environments in the Foja Mts. of Papua Province, Indonesia. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 11—25, illus.

Takeuchi, W. 2010. A new addition to the endemic genus Fittingia (Myrsinaceae) of New Guinea: F. headsiana from the southern limestone, with a synoptical key to the species. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 37—40, illus.

Takeuchi, W. 2010. Notes on Papuasian Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae): B. jebbiana sp. nov. and B. josephstaalensis from the Muller limestone of southern New Guinea. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 27—36, illus.

Takeuchi, W. & D. Arifiani. 2010. A synopsis of new plant distributional records from the Foja mountains of Papua Province, Indonesia. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 41—50, illus. --- Reductions of Embelia kuborensis, Medinilla sapoi-riverensis.

Takeuchi, W. & J. Pipoly. 2009. Nomenclatural transfers in West Malesian Myrsine (Myrsinaceae), and the description of M. warrae, a distinctive new species from ultrabasic environments in Papua New Guinea. Edinburgh J. Bot. 66: 459—467, illus. --- 18 Rapanea spp transferred to Myrsine.

Tan, H.S., I. Nadiah & S.S. Eryani. 2009. The Flora of Sabah and Sarawak Project – progress and future activities. Blumea 54: 23—24, illus. --- As everybody (?) knows, woody species, only.

Tanaka, N. 2010. Five new species of Tupistra (Asparagaceae) from the Malay Peninsula. Acta Phytotax. Geobot. 62: 27—40, illus. --- Key to 8 spp.

Tang, M.-S., Y.-P. Yang & C.-R Sheue. 2009. Comparative morphology on leaves of Daphniphyllum (Daphniphyllaceae). Blumea 54: 63—68, illus. --- No support for current infrasectional classification of sect. Daphniphyllum.

Tank, D.C. & M.J. Donoghue. 2010. Phylogeny and phylogenetic nomenclature of the Campanulidae based on an expanded sample of genera and taxa. Syst. Bot. 35: 425—441, illus.

Tawan, C.S. & 5 al. 2009. Two new Begonia species (Begoniaceae) and notes on extended distribution of Begonia calcarea Ridl. from Sarawak, Borneo. Folia Malays. 10: 47—58, illus.

Tjitrosoedirdjo, S.S. & R. Zakaria. 2009. Notes on Aeschynanthus (Gesneriaceae) of Sumatra, Indonesia. Blumea 54: 278—279, illus. --- 17 of 21 spp enumerated.

Tobe, H. & H. Takahashi. 2009. Embryology of Petrosavia (Petrosaviaceae, Petrosaviales): evidence for the distinctness of the family from other monocots. J. Pl. Res. 122 : 597—610, illus.

Trφndle, D. et 5 al. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of the genus Vitis (Vitaceae) based on plastid markers. Amer. J. Bot. 97: 1168—1178, illus.

Turner, I.M. 2009. A new species and a new combination in Friesodielsia (Annonaceae) of Borneo. Edinburgh J. Bot. 66: 365—370, illus.

Turner, I.M. 2009. Artabotrys (Annonaceae) in Borneo: new species and new synonyms. Folia Malays. 10: 59—88, illus. --- 16 spp, 6 new.

Turner, I.M. 2010. A new species of Polyalthia (Annonaceae) from Sabah. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 173—176, illus.

Turner, I.M. 2010. Richella (Annonaceae) in Malesia re-examined. Blumea 55: 118—119. --- Richella ovalifolia to Friesodielsia.

Turner, I.M. & D.M. Johnson. 2009. Two new species of Xylopia (Annonaceae) from Borneo. Harvard Pap. Bot. 14: 129—135, illus. --- Key to similar species.

Utami, N. 2010. Impatiens rubricaulis (Balsaminaceae), a new species of Impatiens from West Sumatra. Reinwardtia 13: 93—94, illus.


Utami, N. 2010. The status of Semeiocardium Zoll. (Balsaminaceae). Reinwardtia 13: 21—23, illus. --- Subgen of Impatiens, 1 new comb.


Utami, N. & H. Wiriadinata. 2010. Impatiens mamasensis (Balsaminaceae), a new species from West Celebes, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 211--212

Utteridge, T.M.A. 2010. A new species of Platea (Icacinaceae) from Peninsular Malaysia: Platea malayana. Kew Bull. 65: 346—348, illus.

Utteridge, T.M.A. & A.P. Davis. 2009. Two new combinations in Pyrostria (Rubiaceae, Vanguerieae) from Thailand. Kew Bull. 64: 751—752. --- E.g. Canthium cochinchinense.

Utteridge, T.M.A. & P.J. Edwards. 2009. The subalpine and alpine flora of Mount Jaya (New Guinea): status and threats. Blumea 54: 280—283, illus.

Van Balgooy, M.M.J. 20101. An updated survey of Malesian seed plants families. Reinwardtia 13: 170—181.

Van Heist, M., et 5 al. 2010. The forests and related vegetation of Kwerba, on the Foja Foothills, Mamberamo, Papua (Indonesian New Guinea). Blumea 55: 153—161, illus.

Van Welzen, P.C. 2010. Leeaceae. Fl. Thail. 10: 209--2230, illus. --- 1 gen, 10 spp.

Van Welzen, P.C. 2010. Revision of the Asian genus Koilodepas (Euphorbiaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97: 218—234, illus. --- 9 spp, 1 new; key ; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Van Welzen, P.C., K.K.M. Kulju & S.E.C. Sierra. 2009. How to tackle revisions of large genera: lessons from Macaranga and Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae). Blumea 54: 25—28, illus. --- Molecular phylogeny is the magic word.

Van Welzen, P.C. & J.W.F. Slik. 2009. Patterns in species richness and composition of plant families in the Malay Archipelago. Blumea 54: 166—171, illus.

Vander Kloet, S.P. & T.S. Avery. 2010. Vaccinium on the edge. Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 7—24, illus. --- 3 distinct phenological clusters: non frost-tolerant, tolerating some frost, winter hardy (Ericaceae).

Vanijajiva, O. 2009. The genus Gynura (Asteraceae: Senecioneae) in Thailand. Thai. J. Bot. 1: 25—36, illus. --- 10 taxa; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes.

Veldkamp, J.F. 2009. Notes on the names of the Tetrastigma (Vitaceae) hosts of Rafflesia (Rafflesiaceae). Reinwardtia 13: 75—78.

Veldkamp, J.F. & R.M.K. Saunders. 2010. Goniothalamus tripetalus (Lam.) Veldk. & R.M.K. Saunders (Annonaceae), comb. nov. Reinwardtia 13: 167—169, illus. --- Only known from a plate by Rumphius.


Vorontsova, M.S. & P. Hoffmann. 2009. Revision of the genus Leptopus (Phyllanthaceae, Euphorbiaceae sensu lato). Kew Bull 64: 627—644, illus. --- 9 spp; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes

Wang, Y-Z., et 6 al. 2010. Origin and phylogenetic relationships of the Old World Gesneriaceae with actinomorphic flowers inferred from ITS and trnL-trnF sequences. Taxon 59: 1044—1052, illus. --- Heterogeneous, not monophyletic.

Wanntorp, L. 2009. Phylogenetic systematics of Hoya (Apocynaceae). Blumea 54: 228—232, illus. --- Three main monophyletic clades, but Acanthostemma and Eriostemma as distinct genera not supported by molecular analyses.

Web, A. 2010. The Australian region. Is there a natural boundary? Orchadian 16: 345—352, illus. --- Australasia to include Cocos Isl., Christmas Isl. and all islands E of Borneo and Bali.

Weese, T.L. & L. Bohs. 2010. Eggplant origins: out of Africa, into the Orient. Taxon 59: 49—56, illus. --- Solanum melongena (Solanaceae).

Whitfeld, T.J.S. & G.D. Weiblen. 2010. Five new Ficus species (Moraceae) from Melanesia. Harvard Pap. Bot. 15: 1—10, illus. --- Actually from Papua New Guinea.

Widodo, P., T. Chikmawati & A. Hartana. 210. Syzygium subscandens (Myrtaceae), a new species from Sumatra. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 523—526, illus.

Wilmot-Dear, C.M. 2009. Urticaceae for the non-specialist: identification in the Flora Malesiana region, Indochina and Thailand. Blumea 54: 233—241, illus. --- Keys; spot characters; notes on genera.

Wilmot-Dear, C.M., I. Friis & Z. Thomas. 2010. New species in Old World Boehmeria (Urticaceae). Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 431—450, illus. --- N. Sumatra, Papua New Guinea.


Wiriadinata, H. & R. Sari. 2010. A new species of Rafflesia (Rafflesiaceae) from North Sumatra. Reinwardtia 13: 95—100, illus. --- R. meijeri.

Wong, M., J. Nais & F. Gan. 2009. Rafflesia su-meiae (Rafflesiaceae). A new species from Kelantan, Peninsular Malaysia. Folia Malays. 10: 89--98, illus. --- Flowers of 80--92 cm! perhaps an aberrant R. kerrii?

Wong, S.Y. 2010. Studies on Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) of Borneo XII: three new species of Schismatoglottis in the multiflora group. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 527—540, illus. --- Key to multiflora group (13 spp).

Wong, S.Y. 2010. Studies on Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) of Borneo XIII: a revision of the Schismatoglottis nervosa species group. Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 177—209, illus. --- 10 spp, 7 new; key.

Wong, S.Y. & P.C. Boyce. 2010. Studies on Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) of Borneo IX: a new genus, Hestia, and resurrection of Apoballis. Bot. Stud. 51: 249—255, illus. --- Key to genera and infrageneric taxa; 12 new comb.

Wong, S.Y. & P.C. Boyce. 2010. Studies on Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) from Borneo X.  Pichinia, a new genus from Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo. Gard. Bull. Singapore 61: 541—548, illus. --- Key to Bornean genera and sections of Schismatoglottideae.

Wong, S.Y., P.C. Boyce, A.S. bin Othman & L.C. Pin. 2010. Molecular phylogeny of tribe Schismatoglottideae (Araceae) based on two plastid markers and recognition of a new tribe, Philonotieae, from the neotropics. Taxon 59: 117-124, illus. --- Tribe polyphyletic; 2 new comb.

Wood, J.J. 2009. A new species of Pinalis (sect. Polyura) from Sabah. Males. Orchid J. 4: 25—28, illus. Males. Orchid J. 4: 25—28, illus. --- Key to Borneo spp. (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. 2010. Dendrobium nudum and D. spathilingue (section Calcarifera) --- new discovered in Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 89—96, illus. --- Synonymy, descriptions (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. 2010. Dendrobium pseudokurashigei – a new species of section Crumenata from Sabah. Males. Orchid J. 6: 115—119, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. 2010. Miscellaneous new orchids from Sabah and new combinations in Ascidiera, Cylindrolobus, Jejewoodia and Pinalia. Males. Orchid J. 5: 45—88, illus. --- Ceratostylis (key), Cylindrolobus (key), Eria, Grosourdya, Jejewoodia (key), Macropodanthus, Microsaccus, Pteroceras (key), Robiquetia, Thrixspermum (key to sect) (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. 2010. The true Roseocalcar. Males. Orchid J. 6: 47—52, illus. --- Reduced to var of Dendrobium lancilobum (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. 2010. Three new species of Dendrobium from Sabah. Males. Orchid J. 5: 115—124, illus. --- Notes on sect Aporum, Conostalix (key to Borneo spp), Crumenata (Orchidaceae).


Wood, H.P. 2010. Biogeography of subtribe Dendrobiinae in Malesia. Males. Orchid J. 6: 7—40, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. & C.L. Chan. 2010. Dendrobium datinconnieae – a new species of section Calcarifera from Sabah. Males. Orchid J. 6: 41—46, illus. (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. & A. Lamb. 2009. A new species of Trichoglottis from Sabah. Males. Orchid J. 4: 39—44, illus. --- Key to Sabah spp (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. & A. Lamb. 2010. Dendrobium section  Platycaulon in Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 103—114, illus. --- Key (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J., A. Lamb & P. O’Byrne. 2010. Dendrobium macrophyllum var. ternatense (section Latouria) in Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 97—102, illus. --- 1 new comb (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. & P. O’Byrne. 2010. A new species of Dendrobium (section Aporum) from Kalimantan. Males. Orchid J. 6: 53—56, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).


Wood, J.J. & P. O’Byrne. 2010. Dendrobium quadrilobatum Carr – a new record for Borneo. Males. Orchid J. 6: 65—70, illus. --- Kew to Borneo spp of sect Aporum (Orchidaceae).

Woodin, C. & H. Zelenko. 2010. Dendrobium cuthbertsonii F. Muell. Orchids 79: 506—507, illus. --- (Orchidaceae).

Wφrz, A. & H. Diekmann. 2010. Classification and evolution of the genus Eryngium L. (Apiaceae-Saniculoideae): results of fruit anatomical and petal morphological studies. Pl. Div. Evol. 128: 387—408, illus.

Wu, N.-J., T.-C. Huang & S.-F. Huang. 2009. Phylogenetic biogeography of Euphrasia section Malesianae (Orobanchaceae) in Taiwan and Malesia. Blumea 54: 242—247, illus.

Wu, Z. & P.H. Raven & C. Hong (Eds.). 2010. Acoraceae through Cyperaceae. Fl. China 23: xii, 511.

Wu, Z., P.H. Raven & D. Hong (Eds.) 2009. Flora of China illustrations. 7. Menispermaceae through Capparaceae. xii, 520 pp. Science Press, Beijing & Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis. ISBN 978-1-930723-88-7.

Wu, Z., P.H. Raven & D. Hong (Eds.) 2009. Flora of China. 25. Orchidaceae. xii, 570 pp. Science Press, Beijing & Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis. ISBN 978-1-930723-90-0.

Wu, Z., P.H. Raven & D. Hong (Eds.). 2010. Flora of China 10: xii, 642 pp. Science Press, Beijing, Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. ICBN 978-1-930723-91-7. --- Fabaceae.

Xie, P. & D. Zhang. 2010. Pollen morphology supports the transfer of Wendlandia (Rubiaceae) out of Rondeletieae. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 164: 128—141, illus. --- To Ixoroideae.

Yakandawala, D., G.M. Morton & G.T. Prance. 2010. Phylogenetic relationships of the Chrysobalanaceae inferred from chloroplast. nuclear, and morphological data. Ann. Missouri  Bot. Gard. 97: 259—281, illus. --- In Malpighiales close to Euphroniaceae.

Yang, J.-B., H.-Q. Yang, D.-Z. Li, K.-M. Wong & Y.-M. Yang. 2010. Phylogeny of Bambusa and its allies (Poaceae: Bambusoideae) inferred from nuclear GBSSI gene and plastid psbA-trnH, rpl3-trnL and rps16 intron DNA sequences. Taxon 59: 1102—1110, illus. --- Bambusineae strongly supported; Melocanna, Thyrsostachys monophyletic; taxonomic characters of rachilla and florets uncertain.

Yuan, Y.-W., D.J. Mabberley, D.A. Steane & R.G. Olmstead. 2010. Further disintegration and redefinition of Clerodendrum (Lamiaceae): implications for the understanding of the evolution of an intriguing breeding strategy. Taxon 59: 125—133, illus. --- Genus polyphyletic; restricted to Africa, Asia; Volkameria resurrected; new combinations.

Yuzammi. 2010. The genus Amorphophallus Blume ex Decaisne (Araceae – Thomsonieae) in Java. Reinwardtia 13: 1—12, illus. ---  8 spp, 5 endemic, no novelties; key; synonymy, descriptions, notes, e.g. on use.

Zahid, M.S. & K.M. Wong. 2010. The circumscription, taxonomy and biogeography of Porterandia (Rubiaceae – Gardenieae). Edinburgh J. Bot. 67: 265—342, illus. --- 2 spp, 1 new; synonymy, key, descriptions, notes.

Zanotti, C.A., R. Pozner & O. Morrone. 2010. Understanding spikelet orientation in Paniceae (Poaceae). Amer. J. Bot. 97: 717—729, illus.

 Zhou, L., Y.C.F. Su, P. Chalermglin & R.M.K. Saunders. 2010. Molecular phylogenetics of Uvaria (Annonaceae: relationships with Balonga, Dasoclema and Australian species of Melodorum. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 163: 33—43, illus. --- Reduced to Uvaria; 6 new comb, 2 nom nov.