A new species and two new synonyms of Diospyros (Ebenaceae) from Mexico

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Sierra Mazatán, Sonora
Mexico
29° 6' 15.9084" N, 110° 12' 35.838" W
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A new species and two new synonyms of Diospyros (Ebenaceae) from Mexico - cover

In the course of a revision of the New World Ebenaceae for "Flora Neotropica" and some regional floras, specimens from ca. 100 herbaria have been studied. Diospyros reinae, a new species from Sonora (northwestern Mexico) is described here. The taxa D. rosei standl. and D. sinaloensis Blake are relegated into synonymy of D. sphaerantha standl. and D. sonorae standl., respectively.

Date Published or Written: 
2015, December
Authors: 
Bruno Wallnöfer
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Sierra Mazatán, Sonora
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