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New combination in Macrosamanea (Leguminosae-Mimosoideae)

WANDERSON LUIS DA SILVA E SILVA, MARLI PIRES MORIM, JOÃO RICARDO VIEIRA IGANCI, JOÃO UBIRATAN MOREIRA DOS SANTOS

Abstract


As part of a revision of the genus Macrosamanea (Leguminosae), the name Macrosamanea discolor var. arenicola, based on Pithecellobium arenicola, is here raised to species. Taxonomic information, comparison with morphologically similar species, geographical distributions, phenological data and a conservation assessment are provided.


Keywords


Eudicots, Amazonia; Brazil; conservation status; Fabaceae; taxonomy

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.288.2.10

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

Published by Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand