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A new species and a new combination in Phaeostemma (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae).

Morillo G, Krings A - PhytoKeys (2014)

Bottom Line: Phaeostemma surinamensis Morillo & Krings, sp. nov., anew species of Apocynaceae (Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae) is described and illustrated, and the new combination Phaeostemma fucata (Woodson) Morillo & Krings, comb. nov., is made.The new species, known only from a lowland wet forest of Suriname, seems to be closely related to Phaeostemma fucata, which is an endemic to Ptari-tepui, a sandstone mountain in the southeastern edge of the Venezuelan Guayana.

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Affiliation: Departamento de Botánica, Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y Ambientales, Universidad de Los Andes, Mérida 5101-A, Venezuela.

ABSTRACT
Phaeostemma surinamensis Morillo & Krings, sp. nov., anew species of Apocynaceae (Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae) is described and illustrated, and the new combination Phaeostemma fucata (Woodson) Morillo & Krings, comb. nov., is made. The new species, known only from a lowland wet forest of Suriname, seems to be closely related to Phaeostemma fucata, which is an endemic to Ptari-tepui, a sandstone mountain in the southeastern edge of the Venezuelan Guayana.

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Flower of Phaeostemma surinamensis. A Abaxial view showing calyx and abaxial corolla lobes B Side view showing adaxial corolla surface and gynostegial corona C Style-head D Staminal corona (Cs). Based on Lindeman et al. 654 (U).
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Figure 3: Flower of Phaeostemma surinamensis. A Abaxial view showing calyx and abaxial corolla lobes B Side view showing adaxial corolla surface and gynostegial corona C Style-head D Staminal corona (Cs). Based on Lindeman et al. 654 (U).

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A new species and a new combination in Phaeostemma (Apocynaceae, Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae).

Morillo G, Krings A - PhytoKeys (2014)

Flower of Phaeostemma surinamensis. A Abaxial view showing calyx and abaxial corolla lobes B Side view showing adaxial corolla surface and gynostegial corona C Style-head D Staminal corona (Cs). Based on Lindeman et al. 654 (U).
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Figure 3: Flower of Phaeostemma surinamensis. A Abaxial view showing calyx and abaxial corolla lobes B Side view showing adaxial corolla surface and gynostegial corona C Style-head D Staminal corona (Cs). Based on Lindeman et al. 654 (U).
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Bottom Line: Phaeostemma surinamensis Morillo & Krings, sp. nov., anew species of Apocynaceae (Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae) is described and illustrated, and the new combination Phaeostemma fucata (Woodson) Morillo & Krings, comb. nov., is made.The new species, known only from a lowland wet forest of Suriname, seems to be closely related to Phaeostemma fucata, which is an endemic to Ptari-tepui, a sandstone mountain in the southeastern edge of the Venezuelan Guayana.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Departamento de Botánica, Facultad de Ciencias Forestales y Ambientales, Universidad de Los Andes, Mérida 5101-A, Venezuela.

ABSTRACT
Phaeostemma surinamensis Morillo & Krings, sp. nov., anew species of Apocynaceae (Asclepiadoideae, Gonolobinae) is described and illustrated, and the new combination Phaeostemma fucata (Woodson) Morillo & Krings, comb. nov., is made. The new species, known only from a lowland wet forest of Suriname, seems to be closely related to Phaeostemma fucata, which is an endemic to Ptari-tepui, a sandstone mountain in the southeastern edge of the Venezuelan Guayana.

No MeSH data available.