Flora of China
Chinese Names of Plants

13. Chinese Names of Plants:

Each recognized taxon will have one Chinese name with a corresponding Hanyu Pinyin transliteration. An index of the Chinese botanical names in Chinese characters and another of their transliteration using Hanyu Pinyin will be included at the back of each volume. The Chinese names will be arranged according to the number of strokes of the Chinese characters. Authors should prepare a list of Chinese names and their Pinyin translaterations for all recognized taxa.