A New Species of Chlorocardium (Lauraceae) from Ecuador

  • Henk van der Werff Missouri Botanical Garden
  • John L. Clark The University of Alabama
Keywords: Chlorocardium, Ecuador, Lauraceae

Abstract

Chlorocardium esmeraldense van der Werff, a new species from the Pacific coast of Ecuador, is described and illustrated. The circumscription of Chlorocardium Rohwer, H. G. Richt. & van der Werff is widened. The genus now includes three species, one with tetramerous flowers and two with trimerous flowers.

Published
2019-05-29
Section
Articles