Notes on Apocynaceae in Laos: Chilocarpus denudatus, Kopsia vidalii and Parsonsia penangiana

27 Oct 2022 Authors: Phetlasy Souladeth, Shuichiro Tagane, Keooudone Souvannakhoummane and Deuanta Kongxaisavath
Phetlasy Souladeth

Two species of Apocynaceae, Chilocarpus denudatus and Kopsia vidalii, are newly recorded for Laos. The genus Chilocarpus is also a new generic record for Laos. Notes on Parsonsia penangiana are also provided. A description, photographs, ecological information, vernacular names, and an IUCN conservation status based on our collections are provided for each species.