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Taiwania is an open access and peer-reviewed journal issued quarterly with one volume per year. The Journal Taiwania publishes scientific papers on aspects of biodiversity, including taxonomy, phylogeny, morphology, genetics, ecology and evolutionary biology, at all levels of organization from molecular, organismal, community to ecosystem. Taiwania has a strong geographical emphasis on studies from east Asia, indo-Malaysia and the western Pacific regions. The journal publishes original research articles, scientific notes, and invited or submitted reviews.

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ISSN: 0372-333X

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Claoxylon (sect. Affinia) dipulvinum (Euphorbiaceae), a new species from the Moluccas, Indonesia

Adhy Widya Setiawan, Syuhada Asdini, Tatik Chikmawati, Peter C. Van Welzen

Published on: 30 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.348

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The vegetation status of regrowth forests in abandoned farmlands in the subtropical forest of Eastern Bhutan Himalaya

Kelzang Gayley, Kitichate Sridith

Published on: 29 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.336

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The genus Mycaranthes Blume (Orchidaceae) in Thailand

Sahut Chantanorrapint, Amonrat Chantanaorrapint, Jarearnsak Sae Wai

Published on: 20 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.329

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Heterostemma carnosum (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae), a new species from Papua New Guinea

Michele Rodda

Published on: 18 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.326

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A new species of Helicteres (Malvaceae) from southern Vietnam

Nghia Son Hoang, Dinh Thach Bui, Tran Nhan Tam Nguyen, Van Son Dang

Published on: 15 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.321

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Aster kanoi (Asteraceae, Astereae), a new species from Taiwan, with lectotypification and morphological emendation of Aster takasagomontanus

Shih-Wen Chung, Wei-Jie Huang, Tian-Chuan Hsu

Published on: 12 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.315

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An account of Section Crispidium of Fissidens Subgen. Pachyissidens in Western Ghats of India with description of a new variety and an extension range

Kurungottu Muliyil Manjula, Chandrasekharan Nair Manju

Published on: 10 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.295

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Chromosomal traits of Chamaelirium luteum (Melanthiaceae) with particular focus on the large heterochromatic centromeres

Noriyuki Tanaka

Published on: 05 June 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.286

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Taxonomic revision of Aspidistra Ker-Gawl. (Asparagaceae) in Taiwan

Chang-Tse Lu, Kuei-Chun Chuang, Yen-Hsueh Tseng, Chao-Chien Wang, Jenn-Che Wang

Published on: 25 May 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.277

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Cylindrolobus chienii (Orchidaceae), a new species from Central Highlands of Vietnam

Van Canh Nguyen, Leonid V. Averyanov, Van Khuong Nguyen, Thi Thanh Dat Pham, Tatiana V. Maisak, Ba Vuong Truong

Published on: 12 May 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.272

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Cryptocarya sheikelmudiyana (Lauraceae), a new species from the Western Ghats in Kerala, India

Ponnampadi Kunjumuhammed Fasila, Kandarumadathil Hyder Amitha Bachan, Thekkum Parambil Girija, Ayilliath Kuttiyeri Pradeep

Published on: 11 May 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.265

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Development and characterization of novel microsatellite loci for an endangered hammerhead shark Sphyrna lewini by using shotgun sequencing

Shan-Hui Su, Shang-Yin Vanson Liu, Kwang-Ming Liu, Wen-Pei Tsai

Published on: 20 April 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.261

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New addition to the Asplenium normale complex (Aspleniaceae): an endemic forma in Taiwan

Zhi-Xiang Chang, Li-Yaung Kuo, Pi-Fong Lu, Yao-Moan Huang

Published on: 20 April 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.253

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Development and characterization of EST-SSR markers in creeping mazus (Mazus miquelii), and cross-amplification in five related species

Masaya Yamamoto, Daiki Takahashi, Chih-Chieh Yu, Hiroaki Setoguchi

Published on: 18 April 2020 DOI: 10.6165/tai.2020.65.249

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