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Lacistema intermedium auct. non Schnizl. A.DC.

Candolle A L P P de (1868) Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis sive enumeratio contracta ordinum, generum specierumque plantarum huc usque cognitarum, juxta methodi naturalis normas digesta, Parisii, Sumptibus Sociorum Treuttel et Wulrtz, Vol. XVI, part 2: 592

Types

Holotype (?): Blanchet 2191 at G-DC
Isotypes: None specified

Syntypes: None specified

Protologue

Foliis elliptico-lanceolatis obtusiuscule acuminatis prope petiolum obtusis vel acutis, spiculis gracilibus petiolo brevioribus vel aequalibus;
Sepalis 4-6 lineari-lanceolatis interis, stylo perfecto valde exserto;
Petioli 3-4 lin. longi.; Limbi 4-6 poll. longi, 1 1/2 - 2 1/2 poll. lati, margine (in sicco) revoluti, nervulis subtus parum eminentibus;
Folia juniora ad petiolum et nervis subtus parce pubescentia, adulta glabra;
Spiculae 6.8, lineas 3-8 longae, propter stylos exsertos primo adspectu undique aculeclis donatae;
Bractea concava, obtusissima;
Sepala gracilia ex Schnizl. 6
Sed solum 5 vel 4 in pluribus herb. monac. et Blanchetii inveni, unde verisimiliter 4-6; in flosculis femin. saepius 4?;
Discus brevis, sub-4-lobus;
Fructus subglobosus, breviter apiculatus, ex unico obs. 2 1/2 lin. longus (v.s.)

Original document

Distribution

Bahia, Brasil


Habitat

Not specified

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