Gandolfo, M. A., and E. J. Romero. 1992. Leaf Morphology and a key to species of Nothofagus Bl. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. 119: 152-166.

Abstract: 32 extant species of the genus Nothofagus Bl. are characterized by their leaf architecture. Some essential characters are discussed and general features of leaf architecture at several taxonomic ranks are given. Finally, and illustrated key has been prepared for the identification of the 32 species studied.

Resumen: 32 especies vivientes del género Nothofagus Bl. son caracterizadas por su arquitectura foliar. Se discuten algunos caracteres considerados esenciales y se dan rasgos generales de la arquitectura foliar de los distintos ragos taxonómicos del género. finalmente, ha sido preparada una clave ilustrada para la identificación de las 32 especies.


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Nothofagus of South America

N. alessandri
N. alpina
N. antarctica
N. betuloides

N. dombeyi
N. glauca
N. nitida
N. obliqua
N. pumilio

Nothofagus of Australia and New Zealand

N. cunninghamii
N. fusca
N. gunnii
N. menziesii

N. moorei
N. solandri
N. truncata

Nothofagus of New Guinea and New Caledonia

N. balansae
N. brassi
N. carrii
N. condonandra

N. crenata
N. discoidea
N. flaviramea
N. grandis

N. perryi
N. pseudoresinosa
N. pullei
N. resinosa
N. rubra
N. starkenborghi