Check List 14(2): 335-339, doi: 10.15560/14.2.335
Hippeastrum angustifolium Pax (Amaryllidaceae): first record for a biodiversity hotspot in the Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
expand article infoBerinaldo Bueno, Suzana Neves Moreira§, Vali Joana Pott
‡ Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul, Campo Grande, MS, Brazil§ Universidade Estadual do Mato Grosso do Sul, Coxim, MS, Brazil
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Hippeastrum angustifolium Pax a bulbous perennial in the family Amaryllidaceae, occurs in Argentina, Paraguay, and south-southeastern Brazil in the Pampa and Atlantic Forest domains. In this work, we present the first record of this species for the Cerrado domain in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. We also comment on its biology and ecology.
Bulbous herbs; Cerrado; distribution; South America; wetlands