A key output of the Sapotaceae Research Group is the publication of taxonomic accounts of poorly understood groups.
The Genus Manilkara
A Taxonomic revision of the genus Manilkara (Sapotaceae) in Africa is curently in production. Other works on the genus have already been published by RBGE researchers.
Planna, V. & Gautier, L. (2008). Taxonomic revision of the genus Manilkara (Sapotaceae) in Madagascar. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 65 (3):1-14. https://doi.org/10.1017/S096042860800485X
Armstrong, K. (2013) A revision of the Asian-Pacific species of Manilkara (Sapotaceae). Edinburgh Journal of Botany vol 70 (1):7-56. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0960428612000327
The Genus Donella
MacKinder, B., Harris, D.J. & Gautier, L. (2016) A reinstatement, recircumscription and revision of the genus Donella (Sapotaceae)Edinburgh Journal of Botany vol 73 (3):297-339. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0960428616000160
The Genus Palaquium
The large Asian genus Palaquium is a current monographic research focus of Peter Wilkie.
Flora of Peninsular Malaysia
An account of the Sapotaceae covering 11 genera and over 80 species from Peninsular Malaysia is currently in production.
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