A reevaluation of echites and prestonia sect. Coalitae (apocynaceae)
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The relationship between the genusEchites andPrestonia sect.Coalitae is analyzed and discussed.Prestonia agglutinata andP. woodsoniana are restored toEchites. In addition,Echites darienensis is described and a new name,Echites puntarenensis, is proposed here. Eight species are maintained inEchites.
Key wordsApocynaceae Apocynoideae Echites Prestonia
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