Xanthomyrtus wendae sp. nov. (Myrtaceae), une espèce nouvelle de Papouasie

Frédéric DANET

fr Adansonia 36 (2) - Pages 329-333

Published on 26 December 2014

Xanthomyrtus wendae sp. nov. (Myrtaceae), a new species from Papua

A new species, Xanthomyrtus wendae Danet, sp. nov. recently discovered in the Indonesian province of Papua is described and illustrated. It can be separated from X. grandiflora A.J.Scott by having wider sepals, subglabrous twigs, a shorter petiole, a smaller and glabrous foliar limb.


Myrtaceae, New Guinea, Indonesia, Papua, new species

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