Sauvagesia lagevianae D.B.O.S.Cardoso

, Brittonia 63(1): 151 (150-155; figs. 1-2) (2011).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Brittonia; a Series of Botanical Papers. New York, NY
63(1): 151 (150-155; figs. 1-2)
Date of Publication
1 March 2011
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
P. L. Viana, D. B. O. S. Cardoso, E. K. O. Hattori, R. Salas & F. A. Bispo 4436 US, VEN)
Mun. Rio Vermelho, Pedra Menina, Serra da Pedra Menina, alt. 1503 m
Collection Date
30 Oct 2009
Type Herbaria
holotype BHCB
isotype BHO
isotype BR
isotype CEPEC
isotype CTES
isotype F
isotype G
isotype HUEFS
isotype INPA
isotype K
isotype LE
isotype LPB
isotype MBM
isotype MEXU
isotype MG
isotype MO
isotype NY
isotype P
isotype RB
isotype S
isotype SPF
isotype UEC
isotype US
isotype VEN
18° 6' 49" S
43° 8' 23" W
Distribution Of Types
Minas Gerais (Brazil, Southern America)


Etymology: The specific epithet honors Pedro Lage Viana, a bamboo taxonomist and devoted collector whose efforts have greatly contributed to our knowledge of the fascinating plant diversity found in the campo rupestre vegetation of Minas Gerais