TITLE

NOTAS SOBRE ALGUNAS POLEMONIACEAE MEXICANAS

AUTHOR(S)
Rzedowski, Jerzy; De Rzedowski, Graciela Calderon; Villarreal Q., Jose A.
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;1995, Issue 31, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Several changes are proposed in the taxonomy and nomenclature of some Mexican members of the Polemoniaceae. Bonplandia linearis Rob. is considered only as a minor variant of B. geminiflora Cav. Cobaea biaurita Standl. proves also to be a taxonomic synonym of C. stipularis Benth. Loeselia greggii S. Wats. is the correct name of the species most often named L. scariosa (Mart. & Gal.) Walp. and the name L. pumila (Mart. & Gal.) is recognized for the plant erroneousely identified as L. ramosissima (Mart. & Gal.) Walp. Polemonium melindae is described as a new species on the basis of specimens collected in Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato and Querétaro. It differs from P. pauciflorum S. Wats. in its wider, longer and lemmon-colored corolla and in its wider calyx lobes.
ACCESSION #
20395746

 

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