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Taxonomic updates in Dolichandra Cham. (Bignonieae, Bignoniaceae)

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Author(s):
Fonseca, Luiz Henrique M. [1] ; Cabral, Simone Miranda [2] ; Agra, Maria de Fatima [2] ; Lohmann, Lucia G. [1]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biociencias, Dept Bot, BR-05508090 Sao Paulo, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Fed Paraiba, Lab Tecnol Farmaceut, BR-58051059 Joao Pessoa, Paraiba - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: PHYTOKEYS; v. 46, p. 35-43, 2015.
Web of Science Citations: 4
Abstract

Dolichandra is a genus of lianas found in dry and wet Neotropical forests. The genus currently includes eight species and is well characterized by molecular and morphological synapomorphies. Here, Macfadyena hispida (DC.) Seemann is removed from synonomy with Dolichandra uncata (Andrews) L.G. Lohmann based on the presence of the hispid indument, vinaceus ovary, long fruits, and winged seeds. The combination Dolichandra hispida (DC.) L.H. Fonseca \& L.G. Lohmann, comb. nov. is proposed, increasing the number of accepted species of Dolichandra to nine. A taxonomic key for all species of Dolichandra is presented. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 09/12508-3 - Molecular phylogeny of the genus Dolichandra s.l.
Grantee:Luiz Henrique Martins Fonseca
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Master
FAPESP's process: 11/50859-2 - Systematics of the tribe Bignonieae (Bignoniaceae)
Grantee:Lúcia Garcez Lohmann
Support type: Regular Research Grants