Bioscience Discovery, Volume 11, Number 2, Page Number 67-110, Month & Year: April - 2020

Kaempferia daklakensis N.H.Tuan & N.D.Trong (Zingiberaceae) - Anew species from Daklak province, Central VietNam
Nguyen Hoang Tuan1*, Nghiem Duc Trong1, Nguyen Thanh Tung1, Pham Ngoc Khanh1,2
1*Department of Pharmacognosy, Hanoi University of Pharmacy
2 Insitute of Natural Products Chemistry, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology.
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Received: 10-12-2019,
Revised: 06-06-2019,
Accepted: 26-02-2020

Through our survey on medicinal plant resources in Ea So nature reserve, Ea Kar district, Daklak province, central Viet Nam, a new species of Kaempferia genus from Vietnam, namely Kaempferia daklakensis N.H.Tuan & N.D.Trong, was discovered. A full description with color plates and notes on the variability in morphology, distribution, phenology, uses and relationship of this new species in compare to other taxa were reported. This paper is also as an officialannounce for this new Kaempferia species as new record for the flora of Vietnam.

Keywords: Kaempferia daklakensis, Zingiberaceae,
Daklak province,
Viet Nam


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Nguyen Hoang Tuan, Nghiem Duc Trong, Nguyen Thanh Tung, Pham Ngoc Khanh,  2020. Kaempferia daklakensis N.H.Tuan & N.D.Trong (Zingiberaceae) - Anew species from Daklak province, Central VietNam.  Bioscience Discovery, 11(2):103-110.

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