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Growing knowledge: an overview of Seed Plant diversity in Brazil
An updated inventory of Brazilian seed plants is presented and offers important insights into the country's biodiversity. This work started in 2010, with the publication of the Plants and FungiExpand
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Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes
Resolving the phylogenetic relationships of the deep nodes of papilionoid legumes (Papilionoideae) is essential to understanding the evolutionary history and diversification of this economically andExpand
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Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil
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A new subfamily classification of the leguminosae based on a taxonomically comprehensive phylogeny
The classification of the legume family proposed here addresses the long-known non-monophyly of the traditionally recognised subfamily Caesalpinioideae, by recognising six robustly supportedExpand
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Phylogenetic relationships within Senna (Leguminosae, Cassiinae) based on three chloroplast DNA regions: patterns in the evolution of floral symmetry and extrafloral nectaries.
Senna (Leguminosae) is a large, widespread genus that includes species with enantiostylous, asymmetric flowers and species with extrafloral nectaries. Clarification of phylogenetic relationshipsExpand
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Lista das Plantas Vasculares de Catolés, Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brasil
Este trabalho trata do levantamento das especies de plantas vasculares da regiao de Catoles, na Chapada Diamantina, BA. O local de estudos localiza-se entre os municipios de Abaira e Piata, entre asExpand
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New Brazilian Floristic List Highlights Conservation Challenges
A comprehensive new inventory of Brazilian plants and fungi was published just in time to meet a 2010 Convention on Biological Diversity target and offers important insights into this biodiversity'sExpand
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What is Citrus? Taxonomic implications from a study of cp-DNA evolution in the tribe Citreae (Rutaceae subfamily Aurantioideae)
Abstract The taxonomy of Citrus is discussed in the light of the phylogeny of Citrus and allied genera inferred from the evolution of the segments trnL(UAA)-trnF(GAA) and trnT(UGU)-trnL(UAA) of theExpand
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Biodiversity and Conservation of Plants in Brazil
With more than 56,000 species (excluding fungi), Brazil has one of the richest floras in the world— nearly 19% of the world flora. Our knowledge of the diversity and status of nonvascular plants inExpand
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