Nepenthes kongkandana

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Nepenthes kongkandana
N. kongkandana2.jpg
An intermediate pitcher of
Nepenthes kongkandana
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Nepenthaceae
Genus: Nepenthes
Species: N. kongkandana
Binomial name
Nepenthes kongkandana
Cheek ex M.Catal. (2010)[1] nom.nud.

Nepenthes kongkandana is an undescribed tropical pitcher plant endemic to Songkhla Province in southern Thailand.[1][2] It is closely related to N. kerrii.[3]

In his Carnivorous Plant Database, taxonomist Jan Schlauer treats N. kongkandana as a synonym of N. mirabilis.[4]

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  1. ^ a b c (Italian) Catalano, M. 2010. Nepenthes della Thailandia: Diario di viaggio. Prague.
  2. ^ McPherson, S.R. 2009. Pitcher Plants of the Old World. 2 volumes. Redfern Natural History Productions, Poole.
  3. ^ Catalano, M. 2010. Nepenthes kerrii M. Catal. et T. Kruetr. sp. nov. PDF In: Nepenthes della Thailandia: Diario di viaggio. Prague. p. 32.
  4. ^ Schlauer, J. N.d. Nepenthes kongkandana. Carnivorous Plant Database.

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