By Finn Borchsenius, Rodrigo Bernal, Scott Zona, Andrew Henderson, Gloria Galeano, Monica Moraes R.
Aiphanes (Palmae), by way of Finn Borchsenius and Rodrigo Bernal (Vol. 70); Roystonea (Arecaceae: Arecoideae), by way of Scott Zona (Vol. 71); Euterpe, Prestoeae, and Neonichlosonia (Palmae), via Andrew Henderson and Gloria Galeano (Vol. 72); and Allagoptera (Palmae), by means of Mónica Moraes R. (Vol. 73)
A taxonomic revision of every neotropical genus is gifted.
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Extra info for Aiphanes (Flora Neotropica Monograph No. 70) Roystonea (FN No. 71) Euterpe, Prestoea, and Neonicholsonia (FN No. 72) Allagoptera (FN No. 73)
VENEZUELA. Miranda:Near Cauca- Aiphanesernestii (Burret)Burret,Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 11:560. 1932. n. (Bt). Neotype (here desig- Martinezia Burret,Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Miranda:Dtto. Bri6n, along Rio Santander: Dahlem11:326. COLOMBIA. 6 km E of Aricagua,75 m, Jan 1927 (fl, fr), Killip & Smith 16362 (holotype, Bt; NY;isotypes,A, BH,GH). Berlin106916 (holoneotype, BH; isoneotypes, NY, VEN). Aiphaneskillipii(Burret) Dahlem11:561. 1932. 2: 140. Bot. BerlinEuterpeaculeata(Willdenow) Orinoco(fem Dahlem11:560.
161, fig. 1, 1-12; Martius,1847: tab. 2, fig. 1, and tab. 28 C, figs. 1-7 (as Martinezia truncata); Drude, 1882: tab. 85; Hooker,1886: tab. 6864 (all as Martineziacaryotifolia); Karsten,1866: tab. 170 (as Mararacaryotifolia); Galeano & Bemal, 1987: fig. 5; Balslev & Moraes, 1989: figs. 8, 9, pp. 27, 28 (both as Aiphanescaryotifolia). Also photosin severalpopularbooks on palms: Blomberry& Rodd, 1982: fig. 47; Braun, 1968: fig. 17; Hoyos & Braun,1984: figs. 3, 5; Braun& Chitty, 1987: 47, 48, underthe synonymsA.
5. ; leaf sheathusually with yellow spines; pinnae truncate to incised at apex; Colombia .............................................. 17. A. simplex 5. ; leaf sheathwith black spines; pinnae oblique, rarely incised at apex (inflorescencenormallybranched);Ecuador.................... 3. A. chiribogensis I. Inflorescencebranched. 6. Rachillae appressedto rachis, or fastigiateand then very short. 7. Rachillae fastigiate, very short, slender;NW Colombia............................. 16. A. parvifolia 7.
Aiphanes (Flora Neotropica Monograph No. 70) Roystonea (FN No. 71) Euterpe, Prestoea, and Neonicholsonia (FN No. 72) Allagoptera (FN No. 73) by Finn Borchsenius, Rodrigo Bernal, Scott Zona, Andrew Henderson, Gloria Galeano, Monica Moraes R.