Research Paper

Cynanchum hubeiense (Apocynaceae), a new species from Hubei, China

Wen-Bin Xu, Bo-Shun Xia, Jin-Qing Wu, Yu-Xing Chen, Jian-Yong Shen

Published on: 08 February 2021

Page: 53 - 56

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2021.66.53

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2021 vol.66 no.1 pp.53-56



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