Philodendron longirrhizum (Araceae), a new montane species from Colombia and Venezuela
Authors: Mora, Marcela; Croat, Thomas B.
Source: Willdenowia - Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Volume 37, Number 2, December 2007 , pp. 541-545(5)
Abstract:Philodendron longirrhizum is described as a species new to science. It is known from the Western, Central and Eastern Cordillera in Colombia and from the Cordillera de Mérida in Venezuela, occurring in montane tropical forests at 1650 to 2500 m elevation. The species is a member of P. subg. Philodendron sect. Macrobelium subsect. Glossophyllum ser. Ovata. It is similar to and distinguished from P. montanum and P. fraternum.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2007-12-01
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