The Andean Botanical Information System (ABIS) presents information from floristic and systematic investigations of the flowering plants (phanerogams) of Andean South America. Topics include selected geographic regions and groups of Andean plants, flora of coastal Peru and Chile, floristic inventories from a variety of habitats in northern Peru, bibliographic resources, and searchable databases.
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M. O. Dillon & V. Quipuscoa S. 2014. Synopsis of Galvezia (Plantaginaceae: Antirrhineae), including a new cryptic species from southern Peru.

Click for link CURRENT ISSUE of J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 8(1): 47–55. 2014.

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Floristic Checklist of the Peruvian Lomas Formations

M.O. Dillon, S. Leiva G., M. Zapata C., P. Lezama A. & V. Quipusco S. 2011. Arnaldoa 18(1): 7-32.

Flora of the Lomas Formations
Field Museum Botany Collection Databases

Flora of the Alto Mayo Cuenca
Field Museum Botany Collection Databases

Flora of the Andean Montane Forests
Field Museum Botany Collection Databases

Una nueva especie de Magnolia (Magnoliaceae) del
Alto Mayo, San Martín, Perú

Tribe Liabeae - Chapter 27
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Federico Luebert, Jun Wen, & Michael O. Dillon
Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society
159: 32-51. 2009.

Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution
49: 561-573. 2008.


Paranephelius & Pseudonoseris:
classification, biogeography,
and Andean orogeny

Phylogeny of Nolana (Nolaneae, Solanoideae, Solanaceae) as inferred from granule-bound
starch synthase I (GBSSI) sequences

Five New Peruvian Nolana Species

Five New Chilean Nolana Species

Journal for the
Museo de Historia Natural
Universidad Privada Antenor Orrego
Trujillo, Peru

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This unprecedented access to literature is one of the products of the Encyclopedia of Life Project.

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Michael O. Dillon
Curator Emeritus
Flowering Plants (Phanerogams)
Botany Department
The Field Museum
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Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA


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