Una especie nueva de Clibadium (Asteraceae: Heliantheae) para Costa Rica


  • Alexánder Rodríguez Museo Nacional de Costa Rica




A new species of Clibadium L. endemic to Costa Rica is described and illustrated: C. ramirezii Al.Rodr. Similarities and differences with related species are discussed.


ARRIAGADA, J.E. 1995a. Ethnobotany of Clibadium L. (Compositae, Heliantheae) in Latin America. Econ. Bot. 49:328–332.

ARRIAGADA, J.E. 1995b. Key to the species of Clibadium (Compositae, Heliantheae) with notes on synonymy and morphological variation. Rev. Aca. Colomb. Cienc. 19:453–461.

ARRIAGADA, J.E. 2003. Revision of the genus Clibadium (Asteraceae, Heliantheae). Brittonia 55(3):245–301.

PRUSKI, J. 2005. Studies of Neotropical Compositae I. Novelties in Calea, Clibadium, Conyza, Llerasia and Pluchea. Sida 21(4):2023–2037.

ROBINSON, H. 1992. Four new species of Clibadium from northern South America (Asteraceae, Heliantheae). Phytologia 73(2):149–154.

ROBINSON, H. 1997. New species of Aphanactis, Calea and Tridax (Heliantheae: Asteraceae) from Ecuador and Perú. Phytologia 82(1):60.

RODRÍGUEZ, A. 2020. Clibadium. En: B.E. Hammel, M.H. Grayum, C. Herrera, y N. Zamora, eds. Manual de plantas de Costa Rica. Vol. IV, parte 1. Asteraceae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. Pp. 598–606.

STUESSY, T.F. & J.E. ARRIAGADA. 1993. Chromosome counts in Clibadium (Asteraceae, Heliantheae) from Latin America. Brittonia 45:172–176.

WASHINGTON, V.D, B.R. AGIUS, C.M. PALAZZO, W.A. HABER, & W.N. SETZER. 2013. Chemical composition of the leaf essential oil of Clibadium leiocarpum from Monteverde, Costa Rica. J. Essential Oil Nat. Prod. 1(2):43–45.




How to Cite

Rodríguez, A. (2023). Una especie nueva de Clibadium (Asteraceae: Heliantheae) para Costa Rica. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 17(2), 431–438. https://doi.org/10.17348/jbrit.v17.i2.1322