Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Adenanthera scandens G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 33, n. 187. 1786.

Valid name: Entada phaseoloides (L.) Merr. in Philipp. J. Sci. 9C: 86. 1914.

Other synonym(s): Mimosa scandens L., Sp. Pl., ed. 2: 1501. 1763, nom. illeg. (incl. type of Lens phaseoloides L. 1754). - Entada pusaetha DC., Prodr. 2: 425. 1825 'pursaetha', nom. illeg. (incl. type of Lens phaseoloides L. 1754). - Entada parrana Spreng., Syst. Veg. 2: 325. 1825, nom. illeg. (incl. Lens phaseoloides L. 1754). - Entada adenanthera DC., Prodr. 2: 425. 1825, nom. illeg. (incl. Adenanthera scandens G. Forst. 1786). - Entada scandens (G. Forst.) Benth. in J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 332. 1841. - Lens phaseoloides L. in Stickm., Herb. Amboin.: 18. 1754.

MW specimen No.: MW_00000122

Type status: Original material

Label(s): 1.

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

Notes: The specimen was mounted in the 20th century. An old cover of rose paper with watermark type 2 is survived. Typification and taxonomy by Dan H. Nicolson (US) 2/2000.


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