• Quach Van Hoi Tay Nguyen Institute for Scientific Research, Viet Nam
  • Luong Van Dung Dalat University, Viet Nam
  • Hoang Thanh Truong Vietnamese Academy of Forest Science, Viet Nam
  • Nong Van Duy Tay Nguyen Institute for Scientific Research, Viet Nam
  • Bui Danh Chung North East College of Agriculture and Forestry, Viet Nam
  • Roman V. Doudkin Botanical Garden-Institute FEB RAS, Russian Federation



Camellia quynhii, Central Highlands, Dak Lak, Theaceae, Vietnam.


Camellia quynhii is described and illustrated as a new species of section Stereocarpus (Pierre) Sealy from 12th village, Vu Bon Commune, Krong Pak District, Dak Lak Province. C. quynhii resembles C. dormoyana (Pierre) Sealy but differs in several morphological characteristics: sepals 6–7; petals about 12–15; filaments tomentose at the base; style 3(–4), basally united; capsule 3(–4) locular, 2–6 seeds in each locule. Information on its phenology, distribution, ecology, and conservation status is also provided.


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Quach, V. H., Luong, L., Hoang, T. T., Nong, V. D., Bui, D. C., & Doudkin, R. V. . (2021). CAMELLIA QUYNHII (THEACEAE, SECT. STEREOCARPUS), A NEW YELLOW SPECIES FROM THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS, VIETNAM. Dalat University Journal of Science, 12(3), 3-9.