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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, D, 280

Authors: Published In: The Gardeners Dictionary: eighth edition no. 17. 1768. (Gard. Dict. (ed. 8)) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: as "Americanum"
Locality: Grows naturally in France, Italy, and Spain; Sloan. Cat. Jam. 125 [cited locality is "Cum Priore" i.e., "In pratis Insulae Jamaicae locis ardioribus copiose provenir"]
Note: [The Sloane Cat. Pl., 1696, plant on page 125 not found by me to have been illustrated in Voy. Jam. Nat. Hist. 1707 - jp-2004]
Type Specimens
  • LT: Houstoun s.n.; s.d.; West Indies: Jamaica (BM, photograph: NY)
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Moore, S. L. M. 1936. Family CXXV. Compositae. 7: 206. In W. Fawcett & A. B. Rendle (eds.) Fl. Jamaica. British Museum, London. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Other names for this basionym:
Gamochaeta americana (Mill.) Wedd.
Gnaphalium purpureum var. americanum (Mill.) Klatt
Projects: Bolivia , Ecuador , Flora of Panama , IPCN , Mesoamericana , Panama , Peru

Common Names:
  • "Lechuguilla" (Peru)
    • No References available

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