Journal articleTwo new species of Connarus are here described and illustrated: C. aureus and C. tomentosus. These taxa are until now known only to the Atlantic Forest in Southeastern Brazil. Diagnostic characteristics of the new species and an identification key of Connarus from Bahia and Espírito Santo states are provided, along...
Toledo, Cássio A. P. ; Souza, Vinicius Castro ; Lucas, Eve J.
Journal articleAbstract The pantropical family Connaraceae includes 12-13 genera and about 200 species, with species richness centered in Amazonia and Atlantic Forest. Most neotropical species of this family occur in Brazil, where several taxa are exclusively found. In Espírito Santo (southeast Brazil), two genera (Connarus and Rourea) and nine species of...
Toledo, Cássio A. P. ; Souza, Vinicius C. ; Lucas, Eve J.