Checklist of the flora in ironstone outcrops at the Urucum Plateau, Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul

@article{Lima2019ChecklistOT,
  title={Checklist of the flora in ironstone outcrops at the Urucum Plateau, Corumb{\'a}, Mato Grosso do Sul},
  author={Michele Soares de Lima and Adriana Takahasi and Geraldo Alves Damasceno-J{\'u}nior and Andr{\'e}a Cardoso Araujo},
  journal={Biota Neotropica},
  year={2019}
}
Abstract: "Cangas" are ironstone outcrops occurring at the foot of the Urucum Plateau, on the western edge of Pantanal, Corumbá-MS. In Brazil, the knowledge about flora and ecology of the plant communities associated with these formations is still incipient. These habitats are among the most threatened and less studied in Brazil because of their association with high quality iron ore deposits. We present a cheklist of the flora from these formations, resulting from different authors' collecting… 
1 Citations

Figures and Tables from this paper

Floristic composition, structure and species-area relationships on a neotropical inselberg in southeastern Brazil
Abstract The inselberg vegetation, in general, occurs in patches that vary in size, shape, number of plant species and are surrounded by a bare rock. The present study evaluated the species

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 83 REFERENCES
Ecologia da vegetação herbácea de bancadas lateríticas (cangas) em Corumbá, MS, Brasil
Ecology of herbaceous vegetation on bancadas lateriticas (cangas) in Corumba, Mato Grosso do Sul State, Brazil). Bancadas lateriticas are ironstone outcrops that surround Morraria do Urucum and
Plant communities on ironstone outcrops: a diverse and endangered Brazilian ecosystem
Mountain areas are recognized centres of endemism and diversity on account of their isolation and altitudinal diversity. In tropical regions, mountain tops usually stand as islands of xeric
Canga biodiversity, a matter of mining
TLDR
Environmental factors that shaped canga vegetation, canga biodiversity, physiological mechanisms to play a role, and ways to protect and restore canga will be reviewed.
Check-list of Bromeliaceae from Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
TLDR
A checklist of 11 genera and 41 species of Bromeliaceae occurring in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul (MS) is presented, when compared to the Official Brazilian Plant Checklist.
Caracterização florística e fitofisionômica da Serra do Condado, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Little is known about the flora of the Espinhaco Sul range. However, the environmental conservation of such complex has been threatened, mainly due to the potential mineral richness lying there. The
Justicieae (Acanthaceae) do Semiárido do Estado da Bahia, Brasil
TLDR
Six species of Justicia, including four new species recently described besides Harpochilus neesianus and Anisacanthus trilobus, are endemic to the Semiarid region of the Bahia State.
Aspidosperma (Apocynaceae) no estado de Mato Grosso do Sul, Brasil
Aspidosperma comprises 55 species, 41 of them occurring in Brazil, with the greatest richness in the Midwest region, with 28 species. This study aimed to contribute with knowledge upon species
Florística e caracterização de uma área de campo ferruginoso no Complexo Minerário Alegria, Serra de Antônio Pereira, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brasil
This study presents the floristic inventory of the rupestrian ferruginous field areas located inSerra de Antonio Pereira, in the south-southeast of Quadrilatero Ferrifero region in Ouro Preto, MG.
Fitossociologia de campos rupestres quartzíticos e ferruginosos no Quadrilátero Ferrífero, Minas Gerais.
The floristic composition and phytosociological structure of two areas with quartzitic and ferruginous (itabiritic) campos rupestres in the Quadrilatero Ferrifero region of Minas Gerais state were
Rediscovering Dyckia excelsa (Bromeliaceae) in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil: Taxonomy, Geographic Distribution, and Notes on Leaf Anatomy
TLDR
The rediscovery of the bromeliad Dyckia excelsa in Mato Grosso do Sul state, central-western Brazil, is reported and the status of D. excelsa is discussed, and recommendations for its conservation are offered.
...
...