Novae Gesneriaceae Neotropicarum XI. New genera and species from the Guianas

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Two new genera of Gesneriaceae are described,Lampadaria andCremersia, each with one new species:Lampadaria rupestris from Guyana andCremersia platula from French Guiana, both belonging to the tribe Episcieae. The placement ofLembocarpus in the Episcieae nearCremersia andRhoogeton is proposed.

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Feuillet, C., Skog, L.E. Novae Gesneriaceae Neotropicarum XI. New genera and species from the Guianas. Brittonia 54, 344–351 (2002).[344:NGNXNG]2.0.CO;2

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Key words

  • Cremersia
  • Episcieae
  • French Guiana
  • Gesneriaceae
  • Guyana
  • Lampadaria
  • Lenibocarpus