Forestiera isabeliae Hammel & Cornejo

, Novon 19(1): 52 (-55; fig. 1) (2009). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Novon; a Journal for Botanical Nomenclature. St. Louis, MO
19(1): 52 (-55; fig. 1)
Date of Publication
19 Mar 2009
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
B.Hammel & I.Pérez 23934
Costa Rica. Puntarenas, Cantón de Puntarenas, Península de Nicoya, Montezuma, por el camino que sube hacia Cóbano desde el lado sur del Río Montezuma, ca 200 m después de la entrada, intersección con camino a Cabuya, 50 m
Collection Date
10 Dec 2005
Type Herbaria
holotype INB
isotype COL
isotype CR
isotype MO
isotype NY
isotype P
isotype QCNE
Distribution Of Types
Costa Rica (Central America, Southern America)

Nomenclatural Notes

as 'isabelae'


Etymology: dedicated to Isabel Pérez Blanco, wife of the first author; with her help it was possible to collect the species with flowers and ripe fruits, after numerous visits to the site, during the course of more than a year.