Eugenia membranifolia Niedenzu, Natürl. Pflanzenfam., Niedenzu, Naturl. Pflanzenfam.

Bünger, Mariana De Oliveira, Capelo, Fiorella Fernanda Mazine & Stehmann, João Renato, 2014, Eugenia membranifolia: a long-forgotten Brazilian Atlantic rainforest Myrtaceae, Phytotaxa 170 (4), pp. 297-300: 297

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http://doi.org/ 10.11646/phytotaxa.170.4.9

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scientific name

Eugenia membranifolia Niedenzu, Natürl. Pflanzenfam.
status

 

Eugenia membranifolia Niedenzu, Natürl. Pflanzenfam.   3 (7):82. 1893.(Fig.1)

= Phyllocalyx membranaceus O. Berg, Fl. Bras.   14(1): 334. 1857. Type:— Brazil, “habitat ad urbem Rio de Janeiro ”, Gaudichaud 762 (holotype B ϯ; isotype F!)

Shrubs or trees 1.5– 10 m. Blades elliptic, lanceolate or oblanceolate, coriaceous, 8–20 × 2.5–6.5 cm, discolorous, glabrous; translucid glandular dots prominent and visible on both surfaces; apex acuminate; base obtuse or attenuate; midvein sulcate adaxially, raised abaxially; lateral veins 15 to 30 on each side, raised on both sides; marginal veins two, the first ca. 1 mm from the margin and a second vein 2–5 mm from the margin, the margin revolute; petiole 5–7 mm long, canaliculate, glabrous. Flowers solitary; pedicels terminal, rarely axillary, 3–13 mm long, glabrous, rarely puberulent; bracteoles ovate, 4–13 mm long, acute, glabrous or puberulent, frequently ciliate. Flower buds 5–13 mm long, when young ones with white trichomes covering the hypanthium; calyx lobes four, 5–15 mm long, glabrous, extending beyond the petals in bud. Fruits globose, to 5 cm in diameter, glabrous. Seeds one to four.

Specimens examined:— BRAZIL. Paraná: Guaraqueçaba, s/d, Hatschbach, G   . 56137 (ICN, MBM). São Paulo: Cananeia: Fazenda Folha Larga: 47°55´S, 24°53´´ W   , 100 alt., 20. Nov. 2006, Camargo, R   . et al. 353 ( BHCB!, UEC!); Trilha do Espigão , 47°55´S, 24°53´´ W   , Jan. 2004, Urbanetz, C   . et al. 329 ( BHCB!, UEC!); trilha Kaá-Pozanga , 47°55´S   ,

G

Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève

W

Naturhistorisches Museum Wien

R

Departamento de Geologia, Universidad de Chile

BHCB

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

UEC

Universidade Estadual de Campinas

C

University of Copenhagen

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Myrtales

Family

Myrtaceae

Genus

Eugenia

Loc

Eugenia membranifolia Niedenzu, Natürl. Pflanzenfam.

Bünger, Mariana De Oliveira, Capelo, Fiorella Fernanda Mazine & Stehmann, João Renato 2014
2014
Loc

Phyllocalyx membranaceus

O. Berg, Fl. Bras. 1857: 334
1857