Mimosa sotoi (Leguminosae), a new species from Michoacán, Mexico

@article{Grether2014MimosaS,
  title={Mimosa sotoi (Leguminosae), a new species from Michoac{\'a}n, Mexico},
  author={Rosaura Grether and Victor W. Steinmann},
  journal={Brittonia},
  year={2014},
  volume={67},
  pages={5-10}
}
Mimosa sotoi, a new species from the state of Michoacán, Mexico is described and illustrated. It presently is known only from tropical deciduous and tropical riparian forest in the Zicuirán-Infiernillo Biosphere Reserve in the lower Balsas Basin. The new species belongs to Mimosa sect. Batocaulon series Distachyae and is similar to Mimosa spirocarpa and M. egregia. It possesses coiled fruits like those of the former and leaves like those of the latter. However, it differs from both in having… 

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