Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Gahnia schoenoides G. Forst., 1786, Fl. Ins. Austr.: 26, n. 159.

Valid name: Gahnia schoenoides G. Forst.

Other synonym(s): Lamprocarya schoenoides (G. Forst.) R. Br. [Prodr.: 238. 1810, sine comb.] ex Guill. in Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot. ser. 2, 6: 317, n. 105. 1836 (Zephyritis: 21. 1837).

MW specimen No.: MW_0000081

Type status: Isolectotypus

Label(s): 1. (on the old greyish cover).

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 greyish paper with watermark type 1 is survived. Lectotypification and taxonomy by Dan H. Nicolson (US) 2/2000.


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