During the ongoing treatment of the Rubiaceae for the Flora of the states of Goiás and Tocantins and the Flora of the Federal District of Brazil, a new species of Chomelia (C. kirkbridei Delprete) from the Brazilian Planalto was found, and is here described and illustrated. A key to the species of Chomelia occurring in the states of Goiás and Tocantins and the Federal District of Brazil, is also included.

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Keywords Guettardeae, Rubiaceae, Chomelia, Federal District, Goiás, Brazil, South America, floristics, taxonomy
Journal Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants
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Delprete, P.G. (2008). A new species of Chomelia (Rubiaceae, Guettardeae) from the Brazilian Planalto. Blumea: Biodiversity, Evolution and Biogeography of Plants, 53(2), 393–398.