Elucidating the Mystery of Anthurium willdenowii var. pohlii (Araceae)

  • Rodrigo Theófilo Valadares Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro/Museu Nacional
  • Cassia Mônica Sakuragui Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro/Museu Nacional
  • Simon Joseph Mayo Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
Keywords: Araceae, Johann Emmanuel Pohl, section Urospadix, subsection Obscureviridia, taxonomy

Abstract

The infraspecific taxon Anthurium willdenowii Kunth var. pohlii Engl. is elevated to the rank of species and is given the new name Anthurium maxakali Theófilo, Sakur. & Mayo. Comments about its taxonomy, ecology, and geographic distribution are discussed.

Published
2020-11-18
Section
Articles