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1 December 2007 Three new species of Melastomataceae from the Southeastern Atlantic Forest of Brazil
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Abstract. Three species are described here that occur in montane and high-montane forests in Southeastern Brazil. Miconia shepherdii belongs to section Glossocentrum and occurs on the Serra da Mantiqueira, on the border between the states of São Paulo, Minas Gerais, and Rio de Janeiro. Miconia kollmannii belongs to section Hypoxanthus (former Chaenanthera) and occurs in the state of Espírito Santo. Ossaea suprabasalis was also collected in the state of Espírito Santo.Resumen. As três espécies descritas aqui ocorrem em florestas montanas e altomontanas no Sudeste do Brasil. Miconia shepherdii pertence à seção Glossocentrum e ocorre na Serra da Mantiqueira, na fronteira entre os estados de São Paulo, Minas Gerais e Rio de Janeiro. Miconia kollmannii pertence à seção Hypoxanthus (antiga Chaenanthera) e ocorre no estado do Espírito Santo. Ossaea suprabasalis também foi coletada no Espírito Santo.
Renato Goldenberg and Marcelo Reginato "Three new species of Melastomataceae from the Southeastern Atlantic Forest of Brazil," Brittonia 59(4), (1 December 2007). https://doi.org/10.1663/0007-196X(2007)59[334:TNSOMF]2.0.CO;2
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