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Lychnophora spiciformis (Asteraceae: Vernonieae), a new species from Bahia, Brazil

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Siniscalchi, Carolina Moriani [1] ; Loeuille, Benoit [1, 2] ; Semir, Joao [3] ; Pirani, Jose Rubens [1]
Total Authors: 4
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biociencias, Dept Bot, Rua Matao 277, BR-05508090 Sao Paulo, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Fed Pernambuco, Ctr Ciencias Biol, Dept Bot, CDU, R Prof Nelson Chaves S-N, BR-50670420 Recife, PE - Brazil
[3] Univ Estadual Campinas, Dept Bot, CP 6109, BR-13083970 Campinas, SP - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: PHYTOTAXA; v. 253, n. 1, p. 48-56, MAR 21 2016.
Web of Science Citations: 3

Lychnophora spiciformis, a new species from Brazil, is here described and illustrated. The new species is endemic to the Chapada Diamantina in Bahia, Northeastern Brazil. Lychnophora spiciformis is characterized by its pseudoterminal congested spike-like inflorescence of capitula or glomerules of capitula. The affinities of this species are discussed. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 13/18189-2 - Systematics and evolution of Chrestinae (Compositae, Vernonieae)
Grantee:Carolina Moriani Siniscalchi
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate