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Isoetes maxima, a new species from Brazil

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2009
Authors:R. J. Hickey, MacLuf, C. C., Link-Prez, M.
Journal:American Fern Journal
Pagination:194 - 199
Date Published:2009///
Keywords:Brazil, Isoetes maxima, New species

Isoetes maxima from eastern Brazil is described as a new species. This taxon differs from other fully aquatic species in South America by a combination of its overall size, leaf coloration, finely tapering subulae, and megaspore morphology. © 2009, Americian Fern Society.

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