A new species of Chlorocardium (Lauraceae) from Ecuador

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2019
Authors:H. van der Werff
Start Page:81
Date Published:05/2019
Keywords:Chlorocardium, Ecuador, Lauraceae

Chlorocardium esmeraldense van der Werff, a new species from the Pacific coast of Ecuador, is described and illustrated. The circumscription of Chlorocardium Rohwer, H. G. Richt. & van der Werff is widened. The genus now includes three species, one with tetramerous flowers and two with trimerous flowers.

Alternate Journal:Novon
Refereed Designation:Refereed
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