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Abstract

First record of Araujia sericifera (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) for Chile, anew alien climbing species from South America.

Abstract

The presence of Araujia sericifera Brot. (Apocynaceae) in the vascular flora of central Chile is reported for the first time. A morphological description and an illustration is provided, as well as a background about its habitat, ecology and phenology.