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TitleDiphtherophyllon, a New Genus of Spiranthinae (Orchidaceae) from North- and Central America and the Greater Antilles, with Description of a New Species From the Chihuahuan Desert
Study TypeOther
Abstract A new orchid species from the Chihuahuan Desert realm in Tamaulipas, Mexico and Texas, U.S.A, is described and illustrated. The phylogenetic position of the new species was assessed by a cladistic parsimony analysis of non-coding nuclear (ITS) and plastid (trnL-trnF) DNA sequences of 60 species/35 g .. [more]
Description A new orchid species from the Chihuahuan Desert realm in Tamaulipas, Mexico and Texas, U.S.A, is described and illustrated. The phylogenetic position of the new species was assessed by a cladistic parsimony analysis of non-coding nuclear (ITS) and plastid (trnL-trnF) DNA sequences of 60 species/35 g .. [more]
Center NameInstituto de Biologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico