New Monkey Fruit from Vietnam

Main report: Garcinia hopii: A new species of Mangosteen from Vietnam
(Sciency Thoughts Blog)

Scientific Paper: Phytokeys    (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Garcinia hopii
Species named for: Hop Tran
Categories: New Species | Plants
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Found in Bidoup Nui Ba National Park in Vietnam, the new species is an evergreen tree reaching 10 m in height, with pale grey or brown bark, large dark green leaves on reddish green stems, and dark red flowers that turn green as they age.

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