Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Sisyrinchium ixioides G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 61, n. 325. 1786.

Valid name: Libertia ixioides (G. Forst.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. 1: 168. 1824.

Other synonym(s): Moraea ixioides (G. Forst.) Thunb., Diss. Moraea: 4, 8, et 18, n. 7. 1787. - Ferraria ixioides (G. Forst.) Willd., Sp. Pl. 3: 582. 1801. - Renealmia ixioides (G. Forst.) Ker-Gawl., Irid. Gen.: 27. 1827. - Nematostigma ixioides (G. Forst.) A. Dietr., Sp. Pl. 2: 510. 1833.

MW specimen No.: MW_0000087

Type status: Isolectotypus

Label(s): 1 (G.F. Hoffmann).

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. Lectotypification and taxonomy by Dan H. Nicolson (US) 2/2000.


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