Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Thalia canniformis G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 1, n. 3. 1786 (as 'cannaeformis').

Valid name: Donax canniformis (G. Forst.) K. Schum. in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 440. 1893.

Other synonym(s): Phrynium canniforme (G. Forst.) Schrank in Hornsch., Syll. Pl. Nov. 1: 178. 1824. - Actoplanes canniformis (G. Forst.) K. Schum. in Engl., Pflanzenr. IV.48: 34. 1902.

MW specimen No.: MW_0000088

Type status: Original material

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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