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Acta Amazonica

Print version ISSN 0044-5967On-line version ISSN 1809-4392

Acta Amaz. vol.1 no.1 Manaus Apr. 1971

http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1809-43921971011011 

FASCICULO DE BOTÂNICA

Contribuição ao estudo da nervação foliar de plantas da Flora Amazônica. ll-Fagara Prancei Albuq. (Rutaceae)

Byron W. P. de Albuquerque* 

*Pesquisador do Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia


Summary

The present paper is the continuation of a catalogue of foliar venation of plants of the Amazonian flora, dealing with a source of data for ecology and paleobotany, and a set of auxiliary characters in taxonomy. Results indicate that certain differences in the arrangement of vein network, in the number of translucid glands per mm2, and in the gland position along leaflet margin allow the studied species to exclude from other four species belonging to the camptodroma group. A key for comparing specific discrimination among the species of genus Fagara belonging to the camptodroma group of Ettingshausen's vein patterns is presented.

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