TITLE

TWO NEW SPECIES OF MEXICAN IRIDACEAE

AUTHOR(S)
Espejo Serna, Adolfo; L�pez-Ferrari, Ana Rosa; Ceja Romero, Jacqueline; Cholewa, Anita
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;2001, Issue 55, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Two new species of Iridaceae are described and illustrated, both collected in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. Sisyrinchium planicola Ceja & Cholewa has blue flowers with a white eye and grows abundantly in the flood plains of Llano de las Flores. Tigridia mariaetrinitatis Espejo & L�pez-Ferrari, only known from the type locality in Rancho Progreso, municipality of Chalcatongo de Hidalgo, belongs to the subgenus Hydrotaenia and has the flowers erect, brilliant yellow in their base, the outer tepals white lilac with purple spots and the inner tepals yellow with purple spots.
ACCESSION #
20220653

 

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