Chlorospatha of Antioquia (Colombia)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2004
Authors:Croat, T. B., Hannon L. P.
Journal:Aroideana; Journal of the International Aroid Society
Start Page:2
Keywords:Antioquia, Chlorospatha, Colombia

This paper treats all the species of Chlorospatha from the Department of Antioquia in Colombia. A total of 8 new species are described, all of which are endemic to Colombia. These are C. amaljiensis Croat & L. Hannon, C. antioquiensis Croat & L. Hannon, C. betancurii Croat & L Hannon,
C. callejasii Croat & 1. Hannon, C. cogolloi Croat & L Hannon, C. luteynii Croat & L. Hannon, C. macphersonii Croat & L. Hannon and C. nicolsonii Croat & L. Hannon. Four additional previously described taxa
(3 species; 1 subspecies) occur in Antioquia, namely C. corrugata Bogner & Madison, C. gentryi Grayum, C. mirabilis (M. T. Masters) Madison, and C. croatiana Grayum ssp. enneaphylla Grayum, and are included in a key to the species in Antioquia.

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