SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

vol.2 issue1A SEDE DO INPAUma nova Styrax (Styracaceae) na Amazônia author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand




Related links


Acta Amazonica

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

Acta Amaz. vol.2 no.1 Manaus Apr. 1972 


New and interesting Chrysobalanaceae from Amazonia

Ghillean T. Prance1 

1B. A. Krukoff, Curador of Amazonian botany, The New York Botanical Garden.


In this paper the most interesting and recent collections made by the author in the Amazonian Brazil and by other collectors are discussed here in this addition to his monograph of the Neotropical members of the Chrysobalanaceae. Three new species are also descrideb.


As mais recentes e importantes coleções feitas pelo autor na Amazônia brasileira como, também, algumas realizadas por outros coletores, são comentadas neste primeiro suplemento de sua monografia sobre Chrysobalanaceae Neotropicais. Litania jimenezii Prance, Couepia glabra Prance e Acioa edulis são aqui descritas como novas espécies.

Texto disponível apenas em PDF

Creative Commons License  This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.