New records of Convolvulaceae species for the Ceará state and its potential geographic distribution in Northeast Brazil


This study reports six new records of Convolvulaceae for Ceará state, notheastern Brazil: Ipomoea aristolochifolia G.Don, Ipomoea calyptrata Dammer, I. cynanchifolia Meisn, I. longibracteolata Sim.-Bianch. & J. R. I. Wood, I. meyeri G. Don and Jacquemontia mucronifera (Choisy) Hallier f. Of these, I. longibracteolata and I. meyeri are new records for the Atlantic Forest and Caatinga, respectively. For each species registered are provided descriptions, taxonomic and ecological comments, illustrations or photos of diagnostic characters and an ecological niche modeling analysis in northeast Brazil.


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SANTOS, Diego et al. New records of Convolvulaceae species for the Ceará state and its potential geographic distribution in Northeast Brazil. Acta Brasiliensis, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 1, p. 30-37, jan. 2020. ISSN 2526-4338. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 22 june 2021. doi: