TITLE

A new species of Ocotea (Lauraceae) from French Guyana

AUTHOR(S)
van der Werff, H.
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Blumea;2011, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p214
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A new species of Ocotea (Lauraceae) confined to inselbergs in French Guyana is described and illustrated.
ACCESSION #
89369712

 

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