Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Argophyllum nitidum J. R. Forst. et G. Forst., Char. Gen. Pl.: 15, t. 15. 1775; ibid., ed. 2: 30, t. 15. 1776; G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 19, n. 115. 1786.

Valid name: Argophyllum nitidum J. R. Forst. et G. Forst.

Other synonym(s):

MW specimen No.: MW_00000118

Type status: Original material

Label(s): 1 (old cover, G.F. Hoffmann).

Origin: Forster collection from Hoffmann's herbarium. Collected on 2nd Cook Expedition (1772-1775).

Notes: The specimen was mounted in the 20th century. Two old covers of specimen are survived, one greyish paper with watermark of type 1 while another of rose paper with watermark type2. Typification and taxonomy by Dan H. Nicolson (US) 2/2000.


home page | MW type home page | List of Argophyllaceae types |