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Acta Amazonica

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

Acta Amaz. vol.14  supl.1-2 Manaus  1984 


A new species of Hibiscus from the Amazon basin.

Paul A. Fryxell* 

*U.S. Department of Agriculture and Texas A&M University College Station, Texas 77843, U.S.A.


A new species, Hibiscus amazonicus, is described from the Amazon Basin. Characters distinguishing the new species from its nearest relatives presented.


Uma nova espécie é descrita: Hibiscus amazonicus da bacia amazônica. Os atributos que distinguem a nova espécie de espécie próximas são apresentados.

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