A new species of Melampyrum (Orobanchaceae) from southern Korea

Ki Joong Kim, Seok Min Yun

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A new species, Melampyrum koreanum K.-J. Kim & S.-M. Yun, is described and illustrated. The new species is similar to M. roseum Maxim. in general habit, but the new species has a corolla tube and style up to 3 cm long. The new species occurs on one of the islands of the southern Korean peninsula.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)48-50
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • Korea
  • Melampyrum
  • Orobanchaceae

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science


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