Three new species of Vanguerieae (Rubiaceae) from Madagascar
2007 (English)In: Adansonia, ISSN 1280-8571, Vol. 29, no 1, 129-136 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Three new species of the tribe Vanguerieae (Rubiaceae) from Madagascar aredescribed with illustrations. Two species are placed in Pyrostria, one in Peponi-dium. Peponidium crassifolium is recognized by its thick and slightly succulentleaves, Pyrostria pendula by the pendulous flowers and persistent pedicels, andPyrostria serpentina by a serpentine habit and small leaves. The morphology andtaxonomic history of the dioecious genera of the tribe are discussed.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2007. Vol. 29, no 1, 129-136 p.
Rubiaceae, Vanguerieae, Peponidium, Pyrostria, Madagascar, new species
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-14645ISI: 000247884900014OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-14645DiVA: diva2:42416