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Brittonia

, Volume 32, Issue 1, pp 43–46 | Cite as

Dioon caputoi (Zamiaceae), a new species from Mexico

  • Paolo De Luca
  • Sergio Sabato
  • Mario Vázquez Torres
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Abstract

A new species ofDioon (D. caputoi), found in Puebla, Mexico, is characterized by narrow leaflets, arising at an acute angle from the rachis and regularly and widely spaced along it. This species has hitherto been confused withD. purpusii.

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© New York Botanical Garden 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paolo De Luca
    • 1
  • Sergio Sabato
    • 1
  • Mario Vázquez Torres
    • 2
  1. 1.Istituto di BotanicaUniversità di NapoliNapoliItaly
  2. 2.Facultad de Ciencias BiológicasUniversidad VeracruzanaVeracruzMexico

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