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- Bohórquez, Liz Karen Ruiz, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Brittonia 2015 v.67 no.4 pp. 298-310
- Swartzia; androecium; conservation status; forests; habitats; littoral zone; lowlands; new species; scientific illustration; taxon descriptions; Amazonia; Andes region; Brazil; Colombia
- ... Three new species of Swartzia are described and illustrated. All three are endemic to the western-Andean region and Pacific lowlands of Colombia, an important secondary area of diversity for this Amazonian-centered genus. Swartzia amabale is a multifoliolate member of the predominantly Amazonian section Unifoliolatae. It is closely related to S. glabrata of the eastern Guiana Shield and is one of ...