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The typification of Mimosa farnesiana

J. H. Ross
Bothalia | Vol 11, No 4 | a1487 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v11i4.1487 | © 1975 J. H. Ross | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 13 November 1975 | Published: 13 November 1975

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The protologue of  Mimosa farnesiana L. in Species Plantarum ed.l: 521 (1753) was based on several elements. In the absence of a type specimen it was considered desirable to select a lectotype in order to preserve the current application of the name  M. farnesiana.


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