Disentangling Polygala obovata complex (Polygalaceae), with a description of three new species for Brazil
PASTORE, JOSE FLORIANO B.; MOTA, MICHELLE; AMANO, E.; MARTINEZ, AGUSTINA
AMER SOC PLANT TAXONOMISTS
Lugar: Laramie; Año: 2020
Three new species of Polygala are described from Brazil with the revision of the name Polygala multiceps. The diagnostic characters, which distinguish these new species from its closest relatives are described and discussed, their conservation status is given, and a distribution map, morphological plates for each species and a comparative one among similar species are provided. We also discuss the morphology and distribution of its allied species: P. altomontana, P. obovata, and P. multiceps.