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Brittonia

, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp 55–60 | Cite as

Capsicum tovarii (Solanaceae), a new species of pepper from Peru

  • W. Hardy Eshbaugh
  • Paul G. Smith
  • Daniel L. Nickrent
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Abstract

A new species ofCapsicum (Capsicum tovarii), found on the slopes of the Mantaro river basin, Departments Huancavelica and Ayacucho of Peru, is described. Distribution and relationships within the genus are discussed.

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© The New York Botanical Garden 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Hardy Eshbaugh
    • 1
  • Paul G. Smith
    • 2
  • Daniel L. Nickrent
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of BotanyMiami UniversityOxford
  2. 2.Department of Vegetable CropsUniversity of CaliforniaDavis
  3. 3.Department of BotanyMiami UniversityOxford

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