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Published: 2018-05-29

Anthurium narae—A new species of Araceae from a small forest fragment in southeastern Brazil

Universidade Estadual do Oeste do Paraná, Mestranda da Pós-Graduação em Conservação e Manejo de Recursos Naturais, Rua Universitária 2069, Jardim Universitário – CEP - 85819-110 - Cascavel, PR, Brazil
Instituto de Pesquisa do Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro, Rua Pacheco Leão, 915 - Jardim Botânico - CEP - 22460-030 - Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Unioeste, Herbário UNOP, Rua Universitária 2069, Jardim Universitário - CEP - 85819-110 - Cascavel, PR, Brazil
Pothoideae Atlantic Forest Urospadix Moncots

Abstract

Anthurium narae is described from the state of Minas Gerais, in southeastern Brazil. It occurs in a small forest fragment of semideciduous seasonal montane forest, a component of Brazilian Atlantic Forest. Descriptions, illustrations, photographs and comparison with other similar species of Anthurium sect. Urospadix are provided together with comments about geographical distribution, ecology, phenology, and conservation status.