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New Species of Calceolaria (Calceolariaceae) from Northern Peru
- Romero-Hernández, Carolina, Bussmann, Rainer W., Puppo, Pamela
- Novon 2017 v.25 no.3 pp. 316-321
- Calceolaria, biological nomenclature, new species, plant taxonomy, scientific illustration, taxon descriptions, Peru
- Two new species of Calceolaria L. from northern Peru belonging to section Teucriifoliae Kraenzl. are described, illustrated, and compared with their most closely related relatives. These new taxa grow in the province of Bolívar, department of La Libertad, in Peru. Calceolaria chibulensis C. Romero, Bussmann & Puppo grows at elevations between 2400 and 2500 m; C. comulcana C. Romero, Bussmann & Puppo grows at elevations between 3900 and 4200 m.