JENIS-JENIS ARACEAE DARI KABUPATEN JEMBRANA, BALI
Penulis: Ni Putu Sri Asih dan Agung KurniawanAraceae, well known as aroid is concentrated in Southeast Asia, notably Indonesia. 25 persen of the total genera Araceae are found in Indonesia. Bali belongs to the Sunda region that scientifically has high diversity of Araceae. Research on the Araceae species in Jembrana District was held to complete the data set of Araceae diversity in the Bali Island. This study also play an important role on Araceae species conservation in Bali Botanic Garden. Data collection was performed with the exploration method in forest area of Jembrana District, Bali. Wild Araceae species that grow in forest area was recorded. Reviewing on living collection of Araceae in the Bali Botanical Gardens and herbarium specimens at the Hortus Botanicus Baliense (THBB) were also performed to complement the species and distribution data. The results showed that 13 species of Araceae found in forest areas in Jembrana District, Bali. They were Aglaonema simplex Blume, Alocasia macrorrhizos (L.) G. Don, Amorphophallus muelleri Bl., A. paeoniifolius (Dennst.) Nicolson, A. variabilis Bl., Colocasia esculenta (L.) Schott, C. gigantea (Blume) Hook.f., Epipremnum pinnatum (L.) Engl., Homalomena cordata Schott, Homalomena sp. nov., Rhaphidophora sp., Schismatoglottis sp. nov. dan Scindapsus sp. Keywords : Araceae species, Conservation, Jembrana, Bali.
Seminar Nasional Biologi Peran IPTEK Bidang Biologi DalamMelestarikan Kearifan Masyarakat UntukMendukung Pemanfaatan Sumber Daya Alam Berkelanjutan tahun 2010 : 428-439
No. Arsip : LIPI-10035