POWO

Begonia elachista Moonlight & Tebbitt

, Eur. J. Taxon. 281: 5 (2017).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77160201-1
Publication
European Journal of Taxonomy
Collation
281: 5
Date of Publication
17 Feb 2017
Family as entered in IPNI
Begoniaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
Moonlight & Daza 318
Locality
Region Pasco, Prov. Oxapampa, Dist. Palcazu, Parque Nacional Yanachaga-Chemillén, sector Paujil, 150 m from entrance to Las Cavernas on trail from Paujil, 432 m
Collection Date
25 Feb 2016
Type Herbaria
holotype MOL
isotype E
isotype MO
isotype USM
Latitude
10° 20' 40" S
Longitude
75° 15' 1" W
Distribution Of Types
Peru (Western South America, Southern America)

Nomenclatural Notes

[epublished]

Remarks

doi:10.5852/ejt.2017.281 the specific epithet 'elachista' comes from the Greek for 'least' and emphasizes the diminutive size of this species