The Genus Dipcadi (Hyadnthaceae) in the Arabian Peninsula

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:1996
Authors:Ghazanfar, S. A.
Journal:Kew Bulletin
Pagination:pp. 803-807

The genus Dipcadi in the Arabian Peninsula is revised. Three species, D. serotinum, D. viride and a new species, D. biflorum are recognized. The new species is endemic to the drier habitats of Central Oman and northern area of the United Arab Emirates and comes up only after heavy rain. The description of D. biflorum sp. nov. and its chromosome number is given.

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