TITLE

PHYSALIS WATERFALLII (SOLANACEAE), UNA ESPECIE NUEVA DE LOS ESTADOS DE JALISCO Y MICHOACAN

AUTHOR(S)
Ponce, Ofelia Vargas; Diaz, Mahinda Martinez; Aranda, Patricia A. Davila
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;1999, Issue 48, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Physalis waterfallii (Solanaceae) is described. It is characterized by having long pedicels, a 5-angled fruiting calyx, and long calycinian lobes in flower and fruit that reach up to 1 cm long. The diagnostic characters and the distribution pattern of the new species are discussed and compared to P. orizabae and P. mcvaughii, the most similiar species. A distribution map for the three taxa and the botanical illustration of P. waterfallii are also included.
ACCESSION #
20287679

 

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