Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Catalogue of the vascular flora of Laraos District (Yauyos, Lima).

Abstract

For the first time in Laraos, a list of 661 native and/or naturalized vascular plants corresponding to 95 families is presented, between 2700 and 5200 m of altitude. Senecio larahuinensis, Draba beltranii, Malesherbia laraosensis and Aschersoniodoxa peruviana have been described as new species, while Conyza coronipifolia and Fabiana fiebrigii have been considered new records for the flora of Peru, additionally, 18 species are new records for the department of Lima.