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Baccharis napaea (Asteraceae, Astereae): a new species of subgen. Tarchonanthoides sect. Coridifoliae from the subtropical highlands of southern Brazil

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Author(s):
Heiden, Gustavo [1] ; Pirani, Jose Rubens [1]
Total Authors: 2
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Dept Bot, Inst Biociencias, BR-05508090 Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: PHYTOTAXA; v. 66, p. 49-54, SEP 21 2012.
Web of Science Citations: 2
Abstract

Baccharis napaea, a new species belonging to subgen. Tarchonanthoides sect. Coridifoliae is described and illustrated. The new species is compared to and distinguished from the sympatric species B. coridifolia, B. erigeroides, and B. scabrifolia, and from the allopatric B. bicolor. Baccharis napaea occurs in open subtropical highland grasslands and the edges and open glades of subtropical mixed forests on the south Brazilian plateau. Additionally, a distribution map and description of habitat and conservation status of the new species are presented. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/18385-0 - Diversification of megadiverse genera in the Neotropical Region: systematics and evolution of Baccharis L. and Mikania Willd. (Asteraceae)
Grantee:José Rubens Pirani
Support type: Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 10/00519-8 - Systematics of Baccharis (Asteraceae: Astereae)
Grantee:Gustavo Heiden
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate