Triuridaceae, A New Familial Record of Angiosperm from Myanmar

JIN Xiao-hua1,2, ZHU Xiang-yun1, MINT Zaw3    

1. State Key Laboratory of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China;

2. Southeast Asia Biodiversity Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yezin, Nay Pyi Taw 05282, Myanmar;

3. Hkakarborazi National Park, Putao, Kachin State, Myanmar

Corresponding author: JIN Xiao-hua,

PubYear : 2018

Volume: 26(1)

Publication Name:  Journal of Tropical and Subtropical Botany

Page number: 79-81

Abstract: Sciaphila nana, a species representing a new familial record of flora of Myanmar, is described and illustrated. Sciaphila nana is characterized by having monoecious plants, flowers with six tepals, inner tepals of male flowers having knob tip, three stamens, and stamen 4-celled.

Key words: Sciaphila,Triuridaceae,Myanmar,New record.