Anoectochilus medogensis (Goodyerinae, Cranichideae, Orchidaceae), a new species from Tibet, China

Yue Jin, Mei Sun, Hong Jiang, Pankaj Kumar, Zhen Liu, Andre Schuiteman, Jianyong Wu, Huaizhen Tian

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Based on field observations and examination of preserved specimens, Anoectochilus medogensis is described as a new species from Tibet, China. Phylogenetic evidence using combined plastid regions (matK, trnL-F and rbcL) further supports the systematic status of A. medogensis. A detailed morphological description, photographic plates and line drawings, as well as conservation assessment are also provided for this new species.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)213-227
Number of pages15
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 9 Jul 2021
Externally publishedYes


  • Flora
  • Phylogeny
  • Taxonomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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