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Published: 2022-08-01

Passiflora ketura, a New Species of Passiflora Section Decaloba (Passifloraceae) from Peru

Harris-Stowe State University, 3026 Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri 63103 U.S.A.; Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, Missouri 63110 U.S.A.
Herbario Víctor Manuel Ovalles (MYF), Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela
Chachapoyas IUCN Red List Passiflora subgenus Decaloba Eudicots


Passiflora ketura, a new species of Passiflora (Passifloraceae) endemic to the mountain forests in Amazonas Department, Northern Peru, is described and illustrated from herbarium material. It is compared to similar species and placed in subgenus Decaloba section Decaloba.


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