The Brazilian species of Elaphoglossum section Polytrichia (Dryopteridaceae)

Abstract

A taxonomic treatment for the 11 species of Elaphoglossum sect. Polytrichia found in Brazil is presented. The species of this section are recognized morphologically by the presence of subulate scales and lack of hydathodes on adult leaves. Two new species are described: E. amorimii and E. brevipetiolatum, both endemic to the Atlantic rainforest of eastern… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12228-014-9352-2

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