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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.184.1.1

New species and combinations in Meniscium (Thelypteridaceae)

Rozijane Santos Fernandes, Jovita Cislinski Yesilyurt, Alexandre Salino

Abstract


Two new species of Meniscium, M. divergens and M. triangularis are described and illustrated. In addition, four new combinations, M. cocleanum, M. hostmannii, M. lanceum, and M. maxonianum and one lectotypificationM. hostmanniiare made in Meniscium.


Keywords


Ferns, Thelypteris, Colombia, Guyana, Brazil, Amazon region

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