Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)

Taxon: Epidendrum umbellatum G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 60, n. 321. 1786 (non Bulbophyllum umbellatum Lindl. 1830).

Valid name: Bulbophyllum longiflorum Thouars, Orch. Iles Austr. Afr. Espec. III: t. 98. 1822.

Other synonym(s): Cymbidium umbellatum (G. Forst.) Spreng., Pl. Min. Cogn. Pugill. 2: 82. 1815. - Cirrhopetalum umbellatum (G. Forst.) Reinw. ex Hook. et Arn., Bot. Beechey Voy.: 71. 1832. - Phyllorchis umbellata (G. Forst.) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl.: 675. 1891..

MW specimen No.: MW_0000095

Type status: Isolectotype

Label(s): 1 (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. Lectotypification and taxonomy by Dan H. Nicolson (US) 2/2000.


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