Eugenia brevistyla D.Legrand, 1977

Amorim, Bruno S. & Alves, Marccus, 2012, Myrtaceae from lowland Atlantic Forest areas in the State of Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil, Phytotaxa 40, pp. 33-54 : 39

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/phytotaxa.40.1.6

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4927251

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/253B87C3-FF92-2E32-5CDF-6EAC339EFBFD

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Felipe

scientific name

Eugenia brevistyla D.Legrand
status

 

4. Eugenia brevistyla D.Legrand in Legrand & Klein (1977: 18). [ Fig. 2E View FIGURE 2 ]

Endemic to the Atlantic Forest ( Sobral et al. 2009) and known from the Northeastern ( Proença & Sobral 2006), Southeastern and Southern regions of Brazil ( Govaerts et al. 2010; Sobral et al. 2010). Considered extinct in the State of Pernambuco with no records collected in the last 50 years.

Trees 4–6 m tall, leaves 11–13 × 3.5–4.0 cm, midvein sulcate on adaxial lamina surface, raceme with the main axis reduced, apiculate bracts, lanceolate bracteoles, calyx closed in the flower bud and tearing irregularly, hypanthium and style glabrous, fruit globose.

Selected specimens: BRAZIL. Pernambuco: Tamandaré, Reserva Biológica de Saltinho , 09.IX.1954, fl., I.I. Falcão 986 et al. (IPA) . Paraná: Morretes , 04.X.1968, fl., G. Hatschbach 19907 et al. (RB) . Rio Grande do Sul: Lageadinho , 22.XI.1979, fr., J. Waechter 1465 et al. (RB) .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Tachinidae

Genus

Eugenia