Dicliptera quitensis   (Mildbr.)


 
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Quito Dicliptera
(Dicliptera quitensis)

 
syn. -

 
distribution:

Ecuador: Pichincha Province

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: after 1933 (?)

 
This terrestrial, herbaceous plant is known only from a single specimen, which was collected in the year 1933 from a river bank near the Ecuadorian capital of Quito.

The species has not been found again since the type collection was made, and it may well be extinct.

 
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