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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 


New and interesting species of Justicia(Acanthaceae) from Amazonia

Dieter C. Wasshausen* 

*Department of Botany; Smithsonian Institution; Washington D.C.; USA


A new Amazonian species of Justicia, J. zarucchii from the region oif the Rio Abacaxis is described, illustrated, and compared with J. schultesii and J. gutierrezii, its closest relatives.


Uma nova espécie de Justicia, J. zarucchii da região do rio Abacaxis é descrita, ilustrada e comparada com J. schltesii and J. gutierrezii, as espécies mais próximas.

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