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A Revision of Hortia (Rutaceae)

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Author(s):
Groppo, Milton [1] ; Pirani, Jose Rubens [2]
Total Authors: 2
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Dept Biol, Fac Filosofia Ciencias & Letras Ribeirao Preto, BR-14051070 Sao Paulo - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biociencias, BR-05422970 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 2
Document type: Journal article
Source: SYSTEMATIC BOTANY; v. 37, n. 1, p. 197-212, JAN-MAR 2012.
Web of Science Citations: 4
Abstract

A taxonomic revision of the genus Hortia (Rutaceae) is presented. Hortia is a Neotropical genus with most of the species occurring in the Amazonian region. The species are woody, nearly all trees, with simple leaves crowded near the apices of the branches, showy broad corymbose terminal inflorescences, reddish to pink flowers, and berries with abundant oil glands. Ten species are recognized here, most of them occurring in Brazil. A key to the species, descriptions, synonyms, illustrations, as (yell as comments on the geographic distribution, ecology, and economic uses of each species are presented. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 06/03170-0 - Phylogenetic and systematic studies in Rutaceae: phylogeny and delimitation of Galipeinae (Galipeae) based on nuclear and plastidial DNA sequences
Grantee:Milton Groppo Júnior
Support type: Research Grants - Young Investigators Grants