, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 72–74 | Cite as

A second Brazilian species of Ixocactus (Loranthaceae)

  • Job Kuijt


A large-leaved, apparently dioecious species ofIxocactus,I. macrophyllus, is described from Brazil.

Key words

Ixocactus Loranthaceae Bahia Brazil 


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Literature Cited

  1. Kuijt, J. 1967. The genusIxocactus (Loranthaceae, s.s.): description of its first species. Brittonia 19: 62–67.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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© The New York Botanical Garden 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Job Kuijt
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  1. 1.Missouri Botanical GardenSt. LouisU.S.A.

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