Short Communication: Taxonomy and the first report for pollen and leaf surfaces anatomy of the genus Enkleia (Thymelaeaceae) in Thailand

##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.main##

PIYAPORN SAENSOUK
SURAPON SAENSOUK

Abstract

Abstract. Saensouk P, Saensouk S. 2021. Short Communication: Taxonomy and the first report for pollen and leaf surfaces anatomy of the genus Enkleia (Thymelaeaceae) in Thailand. Biodiversitas 22: 1340-1344. Taxonomic of the genus Enkleia in Thailand are revised. Two species, Enkleia malaccensis Griff. and E. thorelii (Lecomte) Nevling, are reported. Enkleia siamensis (Kurz) Nevling and E. siamensis (Kurz) Nevling subsp. andamanica (Hutch. Ex C. E. Parkinson) Nevling are reduced to Enkleia malaccensis Griff.. Therefore, both species are recorded as synonym of E. malaccensis. E. thorelii is reported endemic to Thailand. Vernacular name, distribution data, ecological data, flowering period, fruiting period, conservation status, traditional use of this genus are provided. The pollen and leaf surfaces of the genus are examined and the first studied.

##plugins.themes.bootstrap3.article.details##

References
Herber BE. 2002. Pollen morphology of the Thymelaeaceae in relation to its taxonomy. Plant Syst. Evol. 232: 107-121.
Peterson B. 1997. Thymelaeaceae. In: Santisuk T, Larsen K (eds) Flora of Thailand. Diamond Printing, Bangkok.
Prasawang S. and Srinual A. 2020. Comparative leaf and wood anatomical characteristics of Chrysophyllum (Sapotaceae) relate to taxonomy of the species in Thailand. Biodiversitas 21(4): 1578-1587..
The Plant List. 2017. “Thymelaeaceae”.[Online]. 2017. [cited 2September 2019]. www.theplantlist.org/browse/A/Dioscoreaceae.
Thammathaworn A. 1995. Handbook for Permanent Slides of Plant Tissues by Paraffin Method. Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Thailand.

Most read articles by the same author(s)