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A new species of Senecio (Compositae, Senecioneae) from Ecuador

Joel Calvo, Efraín Freire, Petr Sklenář

Abstract


Senecio alatopetiolatus is described as a new species from the Ecuadorian Andes on the basis of morphological characters. It is a subshrub characterized by having a scandent habit, discoid nodding capitula, middle cauline leaves with winged petioles, and an indumentum composed of glandular-hirsute and sericeous trichomes.


Keywords


Andes, Asteraceae, Ecuador, Lasiocephalus, páramos, Eudicots, Ecuador

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.243.2.8

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ISSN 1179-3155 (print); ISSN 1179-3163 (online)

Published by Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand