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Studies in the liverwort family Aneuraceae (Metzgeriales) from southern Africa. 5. Riccardia amazonica

S. M. Perold
Bothalia | Vol 33, No 1 | a434 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v33i1.434 | © 2003 S. M. Perold | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 04 September 2003 | Published: 12 September 2003

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S. M. Perold, National Botanical Institute, South Africa

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Riccardia amazonica (Spruce) Schiffn. ex Gradst. is described and illustrated, as fresh material from southern Africa has recently come to hand. Several tropical African species of the genus had previously been placed in sy nonymy with this South American species; their type specimens have now also been studied.


Aneuraceae, <i>Riccardia amazonica</i> (Spruce) Schiffn. ex Gradst., South America, southern Africa, tropical Africa


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