New record for Avellanita bustillosii Phil. (Euphorbiaceae) in the Region of Valparaíso, Chile

  • Arón Cádiz Véliz Facultad de Ciencias, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile
  • Carolina Aliaga-Reyes Facultad de Historia, Geografía y Ciencia Política, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Abstract

Two new populations of Avellanita bustillosii Phil., an endemic endangered (EN) shrub of Chile central, is documented near Putaendo, Valparaíso. This new record constitutes the fifth and sixth population of the species, which extends the northern boundary of distribution and a establishes a new altitudinal boundary.

Published
2019-12-31
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SHORT COMMUNICATIONS