18
Mar
2009
Coffea charrieriana Stoff & F. Anthony sp.nov.
New Species | Magnoliopsida

Scientific name - Coffea charrieriana Stoff & F. Anthony

The name is given in honor of Professor A. Charrier.

Distribution and Habitat - endemic in Bakossi Forest, in western Cameroon, on land rocks, up to 160 m altitude.

Description - shrub, 1-1.5 m high. Stalk 1-2 mm in diameter, pubescent. Stipele triangulation to the Delta, about 2 mm long, nested, pubescent. Petiole 2 mm long. Lamina elliptical to narrow elliptical, 5-7 x 2,2-3,5 cm, thin, narrow base to limbuluicuneata mitigated, leading acuminata, 7-13 mm long. Inflorescences axillary, 1-2 flowers. Flower pentemera, sessile, corolla tube 1 mm long, lobes linear, 6-8 x 2-3 mm, white. Fruit drupe flashy, 9-10 x 7 mm, red, stalk about 2 mm long, glabru. Seeds elliptical, about 5 x 4mm.

Coffea charrierianto differentiate from other trees, coffee shrubs in central Africa with small leaves, corolla tube, petals, anther and fruit.

Source www3.interscience.wiley.com

See also
Top
New Species
The new species of Chirita (Gesneriaceae) from Yunnan, China

Genus Chirita (Gesneriaceae) comprises 110 species distributed in southern China and Vietnam.

In 2004, one of the authors (HJ) found a species of Chirita while working or on the field of tropical forest in southern Yunnan province.

 
Four new species of Maranta L. Marantaceae in Brazil

Family Marantaceae species are distributed, the majority of 80% in tropical regions, 11% in Asia and 9% in Africa (Hammel, 1986). The family includes about 530 species and 31 genera, are the most widespread genus Calathea.

 
A new species of Eugenia from southeastern Brazil

Eugenia L. It is a genre with a large number of species belonging to the family Myrtaceae. I estimated about 500 species have been found in South America, 350 species cited in Brazil.

 
Centaurea leonida

Leonida knotweed grows on rocks in eastern Peloponnisos, Greece, the share of 550-600 m.

In Greece, Centaurea comprises a total of about 140 species and subspecies endemic.

 
Viola yildirimlii

Viola yildirimlii - endemic in the Mediterranean. Grows on rocky slopes, along with Corydalis rutifolia subsp. erdelii, Primula vulgaris subsp. vulgaris, Anemone blanda, Ornithogalum lanceolatum, Muscari azureum and Gladiolus atroviolaceus up to altitudes of 1800 m.

 
Magnoliopsida
Solidago caesia - blue-stemmed goldenrod

Solidago box to - perennial species, native to North America, grows naturally in dry soils on roadsides.

 
Chrysosplenium alternifolium

Chrysosplenium alternifolium is a rare species that grows in damp and shady places.

 
Malus floribunda Siebold

Deciduu tree of 4.10 m high, native of Japan. Bark smooth, red-brown to gray on older branches is gray-brown. Floriferi buds are red. Leaves ovat-elliptic, alternate, deeply marigini soirees, ribbed, dark green in summer, yellow fall, 4-8 cm long, pinnate nervatiune.

 
Lychnis flos-cuckoo - cuckoo flower

Lychnis flos-cuckoo - perennial species, native to Europe, Siberia and the Caucasus, grows spontaneously in grassy places, wet the edge of ponds, through meadows and wet meadows, from 0 to 1600 m altitude.

 
Lycium barbarum - sea of fencing

Thorny shrub, 1-3 m high, stems Pendente .. Leaves alternate, glabra, short stalks, language ovat-elliptic, top acute, base cuneata, margins entire, 1-5.5 x 0.5-1.5 cm. Flowers hermaphrodite, axillary, solitary or in groups, calyx 0.3-0.4 cm long, 5-lobed or consonant, Corola infundibuliforma, 1-1.2 cm, pale purple, petals strong reflexes

 
   Add to iGoogle
Last posts

Categories

Links