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Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas

J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas, volume 11, number 1  (issn 1934-5259)
Publication date: 24 Jul 2017
Copyright (c) 2017 Botanical Research Institute of Texas

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Artemisia estesii (Asteraceae), a new diploid species of the Artemisia ludoviciana complex in the Pacific Northwest(U.S.A.)
Kenton L. Chambers—1

Revised recognition of a high Sierran Potentilla (Rosaceae) as Potentilla amicarum
Barbara Ertter—11

Notes on Eritrichium (Boraginaceae) in North America III. Three new species of Eritrichium
David F. Murray—19

Two innovations in Mexican Malvaceae
Laurence J. Dorr—25

Three new species of Calathea (Marantaceae) endemic to Colombia
Helen Kennedy—29

A new species of Cyperus section Incurvi (Cyperaceae) from Venezuela
Gordon C. Tucker—39

Novelties in neotropical Dilleniaceae
Gerardo A. Aymard C.—45

Molecular phylogenetic analysis of the north-temperate Labrador teas (Ericaceae: Rhododendron subsect. Ledum) suggests a complex genetic history
Andrew Hart, Kathleen Kron, and Emily Gillespie—53

Variation in Linnaea borealis (Linnaeaceae) across North America and Greenland
Peter F. Zika and Gordon C. Tucker—67

El género Lonicera (Caprifoliaceae) en México y Guatemala
José A. Villarreal Quintanilla, Alma D. Ruiz Acevedo, Eduardo Estrada Castillón, Diana Jasso de Rodríguez, and Jorge Méndez González—81

A brief biography of Wolfgang Wolf and typification of the plant names he published
Curtis J. Hansen—103

Notes on vascular plant type collections of Cyrus G. Pringle in western United States and Mexico, 1881–1884
Kathryn Mauz—117

Schradera involucrata is the correct name for Spermacoce scandens (Rubiaceae)
Piero G. Delprete and Joseph H. Kirkbride, Jr.—121


Conifer tracheids resolve conflicting structural requirements: Data, hypotheses, questions
Sherwin Carlquist—123


Documented chromosome numbers 2017:1. Miscellaneous counts mostly from western Texas (U.S.A.), one each from New Mexico (U.S.A.) and Mexico
A. Michael Powell, Shirley A. Powell, and Chris Jackson—143


Regulation of peyote (Lophophora williamsii: Cactaceae) in the U.S.A.: A historical victory of religion and politics over science and medicine
Martin Terry and Keeper Trout—147


Additions to the vascular flora of Costa Rica: Four new records from the Sabanas Miravalles
José Esteban Jiménez—157

First collection of Miconia turquinensis (Melastomataceae: Miconieae) with flowers, and comparison with M.remotiflora, a putative close relative
Walter S. Judd, Eldis R. Bécquer, and Lucas C. Majure—161

Two new records of Digitaria sect. Digitaria (Poaceae) from Venezuela and the New World
Shingo Nozawa, José R. Grande Allende, and Yasushi Ibaragi—169

Floristics of flowering plants from the understory of Atlantic remnants in central and southern Bahia, Brazil
Rodrigo L. Borges, Patrícia A. Ferreira, Blandina F. Viana, Maria L.S. Guedes, and Nádia Roque—175

New records and range extensions for Rosa (Rosaceae) in North America
Walter H. Lewis and Memory Elvin-Lewis—185

Endemic plants of the Central Grassland of North America: Distribution, ecology, and conservation status
James H. Locklear—193

Vascular flora of the South San Juan Mountains (Colorado, U.S.A.): A floristic inventory of two southern Rocky Mountains slopes
Mathew Thomas Sharples—235

The genus Bryhnia and Bryhnia graminicolor (Bryophyta: Brachytheciaceae), new to the bryophyte flora of Texas, U.S.A.
Dale A. Kruse—267

INDEX to new names and new combinations in J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 11(1), 2017

  • Artemisia estesii K.L. Chambers, sp. nov.—2
  • Calathea barryi H. Kenn., sp. nov.—31
  • Calathea neurophylla H. Kenn., sp. nov.—29
  • Calathea velutinifolia H. Kenn., sp. nov.—34
  • Cyperus fedoniae G.C. Tucker, sp. nov.—39
  • Doliocarpus hilarianus (Kubitzki) Aymard, comb. et stat. nov.—48
  • Doliocarpus putumayensis Aymard, sp. nov.—46
  • Eritrichium arenosum D.F. Murray, sp. nov.—19
  • Eritrichium boreale D.F. Murray, sp. nov.—21
  • Eritrichium grandiflorum D.F. Murray, sp. nov.—22
  • Potentilla amicarum Ertter, sp. nov.—12
  • Reevesia clarkii (Monach. & Moldenke) Solheim ex Dorr, comb. nov.—26


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