Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

A taxonomic revision of Garcinia L. (Clusiaceae) in Australia, including four new species from tropical Queensland.

Abstract

The genus Garcinia is revised for Australia with nine native and three naturalized species, including: G. brassii, G. dulcis, G. gibbsiae, G. jensenii, G. leggeae, G. livingstonei, G. mangostoma, G. mestonii, G. riparia, G. russellii, G. zichii, G. warrenii, and G. xanthochymus. G. jensenii, G. leggeae, G. russellii and G. zichii are newly described and illustrated. All species are fully described, together with notes on habitat and distribution. A key to Garcinia species in Australia is provided.