Salvia rupestris (Lamiaceae), from the Caatinga region of Pernambuco State, Brazil, is described and illustrated. Photos of the specimen dissected in stereo microscope and a distribution map are provided. The new species is compared to S. fruticetorum, a morphologically allied species.
- South America
- endemic species
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Plant Science