New records of Annonaceae in the Northeast Brazil


This study reports nine new records of Annonaceae for the states of Alagoas, Ceará, Paraíba and Pernambuco, in Northeastern Brazil: Duguetia lanceolata A.St.-Hil., D. ruboides Maas & He, D. sooretamae Maas, Guatteria tomentosa Rusby, Hornschuchia bryotrophe Nees, H. lianarum D.M.Johnson, Pseudoxandra lucida R.E.Fr., Unonopsis guatterioides (A.DC.) R.E.Fr., and Xylopia ochrantha Mart. Descriptions, taxonomic and distribution comments, photos of diagnostic characters, geographic distribution maps, and an identification key for the genera of Annonaceae occurring in the Atlantic Forest and Caatinga are provided.


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BAZANTE, Marcio Lucas; ALVES, Marccus. New records of Annonaceae in the Northeast Brazil. Acta Brasiliensis, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 1, p. 25-34, jan. 2021. ISSN 2526-4338. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 22 june 2021. doi: