Forest Vegetation Cover in Yok Don National Park, Vietnam


  • Dang Viet Viet Hung
  • Dang Thi Lan Anh
  • Nguyen Thi Ha
  • Alexander F. Potokin
  • Vu Van Truong



лісові екосистеми, геоботанічні та флористичні дослідження, Peliosanthes teta Andrews, корисні рослини, різноманіття лісової рослинності, судинні рослини.


Yok Don National Park is located in the tropical rainforest zone on the Central Highlands of Vietnam. The obtained results from the study undertaken on the composition of plant species and forest vegetation in National Park indicated a record of 856 species, 473 genera and 129 families that belongs to the four divisions of vascular plants. These includes: Lycopodiophyta, Polypodiophyta, Pinophyta and Magnoliophyta. Useful plants of 856 taxonomy species listed consists of 498 species of medicinal plants, 157 species of timber plants, 144 species of edible plants, 60 species of ornamental plants, 19 species of industrial plants, 10 species of fiber plants and 38 species of unknown use plants, respectively. During the duration of investigation, Peliosanthes teta Andrews was newly recorded in the forest vegetation of National Park. A variety of forest vegetations in the area under study is described. In this study, four major vegetation types of forest were identified in Yok Don National Park.




How to Cite

Viet Hung, D. V., Thi Lan Anh, D. ., Thi Ha, . N., Potokin, A. F., & Van Truong, V. (2021). Forest Vegetation Cover in Yok Don National Park, Vietnam. Journal of Native and Alien Plant Studies, (1), 64–68.