Oxypetalum cordifolium subsp. brasiliense (Decne.) Fontella & Goyder

This subspecies is accepted, and its native range is SE. Brazil.

[KBu]

J. Fontella-Pereira, Goyder, D., & N. Marquete F. da Silva. (2005). Infraspecific Variation in Oxypetalum cordifolium (Vent.) Schltr. (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae). Kew Bulletin, 60(1), 103-109. Retrieved from http://www.jstor.org/stable/4110889

Distribution
Occurring in SE Brazil in Rio de Janeiro and eastern Minas Gerais.
Ecology
Scrub, secondary Atlantic forest and disturbed forest. Alt. 300 - 800 m.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx lobe sinuses with 0 or 1 colleter
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla greenish white
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corona
Corona with a crenulate apex, ventral tooth absent
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Pollinia
Pollinia long stipitate and clearly curved.
Note
Vieira & Shepherd (1999) report that this taxon is pollinated by bees of the family Apidae.
Type
Brazil, Minas Gerais, "In Brasiliae sylvis caldasis inter virgulta, prope praesidium S. Jodo-Baptista", Martius 1078 (holotype M, photo. K).

Native to:

Brazil Southeast

Oxypetalum cordifolium subsp. brasiliense (Decne.) Fontella & Goyder appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2005 Glaziou [4096], Brazil K000096186 Yes
Jan 1, 2005 Riedel [9], Brazil K000096187 Yes
Mexia, Y.E.J. [5367], Brazil K000996062 Yes
Ynes Mexia [4527], Minas Gerais K000196812 isotype Yes
Benjamin, D.S. [2638], Brazil K000996061 Yes

First published in Kew Bull. 60: 108 (2005)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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