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Sedum brachetii (Crassulaceae), a New Species from Guerrero, Mexico

Author:
Santiago, Jerónimo Reyes, Luna, María de los Ángeles Islas, Zorzano, Omar González
Source:
Haseltonia 2012 v.18 pp. 45-47
ISSN:
1070-0048
Subject:
Sedum, cacti and succulents, color, holotypes, leaves, nectaries, new species, plant taxonomy, Mexico
Abstract:
A new species, Sedum brachetii Reyes, Islas et González-Zorzano, is described from Guerrero, Mexico. Placed within the section Pachysedum, S. brachetii differs from its closest comparable relatives S. clavatum, S. orbatum, S. cuspidatum and S. ocuilense in stem size, leaf structure, inflorescence size and nectary color. Figures of the holotype are provided.
Agid:
1274349