A revision of Ehretia (Boraginaceae) for Madagascar and the Comoro Islands


en Adansonia 24 (2) - Pages 137-157

Published on 27 December 2002

A revision is presented of the genus Ehretia P. Browne sensu stricto for Madagascar and the Comores. Ehretia cymosa Thonn. and E. obtusifolia A. DC. are both known also from Africa, but the remaining species (E. australis J.S. Mill., E. decaryi J.S. Mill., E. meyersii J.S. Mill., E. phillipsonii J.S. Mill., and E. seyrigii J.S. Mill.) are all endemic and described as new.

Keywords :
Ehretia, Boraginaceae, Madagascar
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