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Two new species of Tynanthus Miers (Bignonieae, Bignoniaceae) from Brazil

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Author(s):
de Medeiros, Maria Claudia M. P. [1] ; Lohmann, Lucia G. [1]
Total Authors: 2
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biociencias, Dept Bot, BR-05508090 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: PHYTOKEYS; v. 42, p. 77-85, 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 2
Abstract

Tynanthus is a genus of lianas that is broadly distributed through the Neotropics. Two new species of Tynanthus from Brazil are here described and illustrated: T densiflorus, from Amazonas, and T espiritosantensis, from Espirito Santo. T densiflorus is recognized by the conspicuous interpetiolar glandular fields, a feature rarely found in Tynanthus, and the dense thyrses. Tynanthus espiritosantensis, on the other hand, is recognized by the bromeliad-like prophylls of the axillary buds and the lax thyrses. Information on the distribution, conservation status and morphologically similar species are provided. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 12/50260-6 - Structure and evolution of the Amazonian biota and its environment: an integrative approach
Grantee:Lúcia Garcez Lohmann
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 13/50297-0 - Dimensions US-BIOTA São Paulo: a multidisciplinary framework for biodiversity prediction in the Brazilian Atlantic forest hotspot
Grantee:Cristina Yumi Miyaki
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 10/51579-0 - Taxonomic revision, phylogeny and evolution of the ecological niche of Tynanthus Miers (Bignonieae, Bignoniaceae)
Grantee:Maria Cláudia Melo Pacheco de Medeiros
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 11/50859-2 - Systematics of the tribe Bignonieae (Bignoniaceae)
Grantee:Lúcia Garcez Lohmann
Support type: Regular Research Grants