Two New Species of Ocotea (Lauraceae) from the Brazilian Restinga

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2010
Authors:Assis, LCS, de Mello-Silva, R
Journal:Novon
Volume:20
Start Page:123
Pagination:123-128
Date Published:06/2010
Abstract:

<p>Two new species of Ocotea Aubl. (Lauraceae) from the restinga of Brazil are described and illustrated. Ocotea arenicola L. C. S. Assis &amp; Mello-Silva and O. ramosissima L. C. S. Assis &amp; Mello-Silva are discovered from Esp&iacute;rito Santo and Bahia states, respectively. Their diagnostic features are indicated, and their relationships to other Ocotea species are discussed.</p>

Alternate Journal:Novon
Refereed Designation:Refereed
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