Nomenclatural Novelties in Anthurium sect. Urospadix subsect. Obscureviridia from the Brazilian Atlantic Forest

  • Rodrigo Theófilo Valadares Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
  • Luana S. B. Calazans Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
  • Cassia Mônica Sakuragui Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
Keywords: Anthurium, Araceae, Engler, lectotypification, neotypification, Regel, Schott


This paper presents and discusses nomenclatural novelties concerning names of Atlantic Forest species of Anthurium Schott sect. Urospadix Engl. in subsection Obscureviridia Engl. Nine lectotypifications, four neotypifications, one correction of authorship, and one clarification of a type are presented and discussed, and four designations are noted not to have been validly published.


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