TITLE

ARISTOLOCHIA EMILIAE (ARISTOLOCHIACEAE: SUBSECCIÓN PENTANDRAE), UNA ESPECIE NUEVA DE LA COSTA DE JALISCO, MÉXICO

AUTHOR(S)
Santana-Michel, Francisco J.; Solís-Magallanes, José Arturo
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;ene2008, Issue 82, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Aristolochia emiliae sp. nov., found in tropical deciduous forest in the Estación de Investigación, Experimentación y Difusión "Chamela", municipality of La Huerta, Jalisco, Mexico, is described and illustrated. The geniculate flowers are less than 3 cm long with uncinate hairs on the orbicular calyx limb. The basal lobes of the trilobate leaves are anchorshaped, a unique characteristic among the Mexican species in the Pentandrae subsection of Aristolochia.
ACCESSION #
28835065

 

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