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Two new species of Licania (Chrysobalanaceae) from the Mata Atlantica of eastern Brazil

Author:
Prance, Ghillean T.
Source:
Kew bulletin 2017 v.72 no.3 pp. 43
ISSN:
0075-5974
Subject:
Licania, forests, new species, plant taxonomy, scientific illustration, taxon descriptions, Brazil
Abstract:
Recent collections have shown that material previously identified as Licania hoehnei Pilg. and L. spicata Hook. f. contain two previously undescribed species. The new species L. farinacea and L. areolata are described and illustrated and a key is given for all species of Licania sensu stricto of the forests of eastern Brazil.
Agid:
5805645