Two New Species of Marcetia (Melastomataceae) from the Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil
Two new species of Marcetia ( Marcetia paganuccii and M. cardosoana ) are described and compared with their closely related species. The two new species were found exclusively in mountainous areas of the Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil. Illustrations, distribution maps, conservation status and SEM photographs of leaves and seeds for both species are provided.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: September 1, 2013
More about this publication?
- Systematic Botany is the scientific journal of the American Society of Plant Taxonomists and publishes four issues per year.
2011 Impact Factor: 1.517
2011 ISI Journal Citation Reports® Rankings: 87/190 - Plant Sciences
34/45 - Evolutionary Biology
- Editorial Board
- Information for Authors
- Submit a Paper
- Subscribe to this Title
- Membership Information
- ingentaconnect is not responsible for the content or availability of external websites