Type collection of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MW)




Taxon: Tacca pinnatifida J. R. Forst. et G. Forst., Char. Gen. Pl.: 35, t. 35. 1775.

Valid name: Leontice leontopetaloides L., Sp. Pl.: 313. 1753.

Other synonym(s): Tacca pinnatifida J. R. Forst. et G. Forst., Char. Gen. Pl., ed. 2: 70, t. 35. 1776; G. Forst., Pl. Esc.: 59, n. 28. 1786; G. Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr.: 36, n. 209. 1786.

MW specimen No.: MW_0000086

Type status: Original material

Label(s): 1.

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

 


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