Van Tan Chu's scientific contributions

Publications (3)

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An overview of the orchid genus Corybasin Vietnam is presented. It was known to be represented by a single species, C. annamensis. In this article, we report two new records, C. himalaicus,and C. geminigibbus. Detailed descriptions, synonyms, type data, information on ecology and phenology, distribution and color plates are provided for all thre...
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The paper presents new data on the orchid diversity in Vietnam obtained in 2016-2020. It contains descriptions of one genus (Apetalanthe) and two species new to science (Apetalanthe gracilis, Nervilia appressifolia), as well as one genus (Neottianthe) and four species (Calanthe tricarinata, Collabium yunnanense, Dendrobium praecinctum, Neottianthe...
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An overview of the orchid genus Corybas in Vietnam is presented. It was known to be represented by a single species, C. annamensis. In this article, we report two new records, C. himalaicus, and C. geminigibbus. Detailed descriptions, synonyms, type data, information on ecology and phenology, distribution and color plates are provided for all three...

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... Due to the fugacious leafless flowering, species of the genus are often overlooked in the field surveys, and not well presented in herbaria. The genus Nervilia continues to grow with the addition of at least one new species every year during the last decade (Averyanov, 2011a, b;Gale et al., 2016;Gale & Phaxaysombath, 2017;Tang et al., 2018;Hsu, 2020;Averyanov et al., 2020). The recent discoveries of new species of Nervilia genus in Indochina show that this area has certain potentials for the finding here of other novelties belonging to this genus. ...