Seven taxonomic discoveries in Annonaceae from southeastern Central America

Roy Erkens*, Paul J.M. Maas, Lars Chatrou, George E. Schatz, N. A. Zamora

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During fieldwork in Costa Rica and Panama five undescribed species of Guatteria and one new species of Desmopsis were collected and are described here.
Additionally, a poorly known species of Pseudomalmea is described.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)199-220
Number of pages21
JournalBlumea - Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes


  • Annonaceae
  • Costa Rica
  • Desmopsis
  • Endemics
  • Guatteria
  • Panama
  • Pseudomalmea

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