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1 March 2017 Aristolochia insolita (Aristolochiaceae), a New Species from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Joelcio Freitas, Elton John de Lírio, Mauro Peixoto, Elsie Franklin Guimarães, Anderson Alves-Araújo
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A new species of Aristolochia from the Atlantic Forest of Brazil is here described: A. insolita, from Rio de Janeiro, which belongs to subser. Hexandrae. This species, based on current knowledge, has a restricted distribution and does not occur in any conservation unit. A description, illustration, morphological comparisons, geographic distribution, and risk assessment are provided.

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Joelcio Freitas, Elton John de Lírio, Mauro Peixoto, Elsie Franklin Guimarães, and Anderson Alves-Araújo "Aristolochia insolita (Aristolochiaceae), a New Species from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil," Systematic Botany 42(1), 169-174, (1 March 2017). https://doi.org/10.1600/036364417X694953
Published: 1 March 2017
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Atlantic forest
Piperales
southeast Brazil
threatened species
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