Latin American Malvaceae - Malvoideae

Neotropical Flowering Plants

Six new species of Bolivian Hibiscus (Malvaceae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2004
Authors:P. A. Fryxell, Krapovickas A.
Type of Article:Journal Article
Keywords:Australia, Bolivia, Furcaria, Hibiscus, Malvaceae, Section Furcaria, South America

Six species of Hibiscus sect. Furcaria (Malvaceae) from Bolivia are described as new, on the basis of character combinations not previously recognized in the group, from a study of the South American representatives of section Furcaria. A key is provided to distinguish the 16 species of Hibiscus (from all sections of the genus) known from Bolivia.

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