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Abstract

Murdannia nudiflora (Commelinaceae), a new naturalized species to Japan.

Abstract

I report a newly naturalized species, Murdannia nudiflora (L.) Brenan (Commelinaceae), as a new record for the Flora of Japan. This species, native to tropical Asia, was discovered in Shinaikawa, Kurume-shi, Fukuoka Pref., northern Kyushu, in 2014.