Research Paper

Taxonomy of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Taiwan

Yu-Chen Lu, Tsung-Yu Aleck Yang

Published on: 17 October 2020

Page: 500 - 516

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.500

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