Alstroemeria albescens M.C.Assis

, Novon 19(2): 145 (-147; fig. 1) (2009).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:60452452-2
Publication
Novon; a Journal for Botanical Nomenclature. St. Louis, MO
Collation
19(2): 145 (-147; fig. 1)
Date of Publication
18 Jun 2009
Family as entered in IPNI
Alstroemeriaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
R. B. Setúbal 204
Locality
Porto Alegre, Morro São Pedro, alt. 130–160 m
Collection Date
21 Jan 2007
Type Herbaria
holotype ICN
isotype HB
isotype K
isotype MO
Latitude
30° 11' 24" S
Longitude
51° 6' 42" W
Distribution Of Types
Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil, Southern America)

Remarks

Etymology. The epithet is from the Latin ‘‘albes- cens,’’ meaning ‘‘becoming white’’ or ‘‘whitish,’’ in reference to the color of the flowers.