Barbacenia riedeliana Goethart & Henrard
  • Goethart & Henrard, Blumea 2: 358 (1937)


This taxon is accepted by WCS higher taxonomy

General Description

Caudex brevissimus squamis griseis adpressis tectus. Folia ad 10, subrosulata, erecta et erecto-patentia; exteriora pauca horizontalia; nonnulla emarcida reflexa; omnia anguste linearia, leviter curvata, longe cuspidata, tenera, striatula, glabra, integra, basin versus anguste scarioso-marginata, cire. 15 cm longa, 4 mm lata. Flores lutei, solitarii. Scapus foliis vix longior, trigonus, inferne glaber, a medio fere pilis crassis brevibus patentibus in glandulas atras abeuntibus, apicem versus numerosioribus et paulum longioribus obsitus. Ovarium oblongum, acute trigonum, 12-costulatum ; costae serie glandularum breviter stipitatarum remotiuscularum praeditae; inter costis brevissime sparse glandulosum, cire. 11 mm longum 3 rom crassum. Perigonii tubus cujus cire. 1/7 pars ovario adnatus, ceire. 75 mm longus, costulatus, supra ovarium angustatus, cire. 1½ mm amplus, ubique parce glanduloso-pilosus, deinde faucem versus ampliatus, infundibuliformis, fere glaber, fauce 8 mm amplus. Tepala erecta linearia, eire. 20 mm longa, 3½ mm lata, obtusa, mucronulata, parallelinervia, glabra. Stamina tepalis fere duplo breviora. Filamenta e basi lata angustata, filiformia eire. 6½ mm longa, bifida laciniis fere parallelis, angustis, acutis fere 1/3 parte filamenti longis, prope incisionem antheram gerentia, cujus basis basin filamenti haud attingit, cujus apex apicem filamenti 3 mm superat. Stylus filiformis, parte stigmatifera oblongocylindrica, stamina paullum superans.

Distribution

Brasilia: prov. Minas Geraes in Serra da Lappa.

Distribution Map

 
  • Native distribution
Found in
  • Southern America Brazil Brazil Southeast

  Bibliography

  • 1 Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. Continental Publishing, Deurne.
  • 2 Henrard, J.T. Velloziaceae americanae nonnullae novae vel minus cognitae. Blumea 2, 339-384 (1937).

 Information From

WCS higher taxonomy
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