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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Magnoliids
Ordo: Magnoliales

Familia: Annonaceae
Subfamilia: Malmeoideae
Tribus: Malmeeae
Genus: Mosannona
Species: M. costaricensis – M. depressa – M. discolor – M. garwoodii – M. guatemalensis – M. hypoglauca – M. maculata – M. pachiteae – M. pacifica – M. parva – M. raimondii – M. vasquezii – M. xanthochlora

Mosannona Chatrou Ch. Gen. Syst. Stud. Neotrop. W. Afric. Annonaceae 155 (1998)

Type species: Mosannona papillosa Chatrou Ch. Gen. Syst. Stud. Neotrop. W. Afric. Annonaceae 171, 173–175, f. 9. (1998)


Chatrou, L.W. 1998. Changing Genera - Systematic Studies in Neotropical and West African Annonaceae. Veranderende genera: systematische studies in Neotropische en Westafrikaanse Annonaceae. Utrecht University. Reference page.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2020. Mosannona in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2020 Sep 18. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2020. Mosannona. Published online. Accessed: Sep 18 2020. 2020. Mosannona. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 18 Sep 2020.
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Mosannona is a genus of flowering plants in the family Annonaceae.[1] There are about 14 species native to the Neotropics, distributed from Mexico through Central America and South America particularly in rainforest surrounding the Andes.[2]

Species include:[3]

Mosannona costaricensis
Mosannona depressa
Mosannona discolor
Mosannona garwoodii
Mosannona guatemalensis
Mosannona hypoglauca
Mosannona maculata
Mosannona pachiteae
Mosannona pacifica
Mosannona parva
Mosannona raimondii
Mosannona xanthochlora


Chatrou, Lars (1998). Changing genera: Systematic studies in Neotropical and West African Annonaceae = Veranderende genera: Systematische studies in Neotropische en Westafrikaanse Annonaceae: proefscript. Utrecht: Herbarium Division, Utrecht University. ISBN 978-90-393-1598-9.
Pirie, Michael D.; Maas, Paul J. M.; Wilschut, Rutger A.; Melchers-Sharrott, Heleen; Chatrou, Lars W. (2018). "Parallel diversifications of Cremastosperma and Mosannona (Annonaceae), tropical rainforest trees tracking Neogene upheaval of South America". Royal Society Open Science. 5 (1): 171561. Bibcode:2018RSOS....571561P. doi:10.1098/rsos.171561. ISSN 2054-5703. PMC 5792937. PMID 29410860.
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