TITLE

TIGRIDIA PUGANA (IRIDACEAE: TIGRIDIEAE), A NEW SPECIES FROM JALISCO, MEXICO

AUTHOR(S)
Rodríguez, Aarón; Ortiz-Catedral, Luis
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;2006, Issue 76, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Tigridia pugana (Iridaceae: Tigridieae) is described as a new species. It is characterized by producing bulbils in the axils of the cauline leaves. The flower of Tigridia pugana resembles that of T. pulchella B.L. Rob. but differs by having longer style branches that are bifid their full length, longer inner tepals and shorter ovary and fruit. So far, the new species is known only from the Sierra de La Campana and Sierra de Manantlán, in the state of Jalisco, Mexico.
ACCESSION #
21582836

 

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