Willdenowia 37 – Article37121

Willdenowia – Annals of the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem
ISSN 0511-9618
© 2007 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.

Croat, T. B., Mora, M. & Kirkman, R. W. 2007: Philodendron scherberichii (Araceae), a new endemic species from a high mountain forest in southwestern Colombia.
Willdenowia 37: 319-322.

Philodendron scherberichii of P. subg. Philodendron, from a high mountain forest in the Department of Nariño, is described as a species new to science and compared with P. lentii, a morphologically similar species. Both species are members of P. sect. Macrobelium subsect. Macrobelium ser. Ecordata.

Key words
Aroids, taxonomy, primary cloud forest, Nariño, Nudo de los Pastos.

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