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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, C, 258

Authors: In Authors: Published In: Nova Genera et Species Plantarum (quarto ed.) 3: 158–159. 1818[1819]. (Nov. Gen. Sp. (quarto ed.)) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Locality: Crescit prope portum Acapulco Mexicanorum, locis calidissimis
Collector and Number: Humboldt & Bonpland s.n.
Distribution: Mexico
Type Specimens
  • HT: Humboldt & Bonpland 3858; no date; Mexico: Guerrero: Acapulco (P) [Pruski (Phytoneuron 2018–53: 76. 2018) noted Schiede 243 was used by Schlechtendal & Chamisso (Linnaea 5: 121. 1830) for Crescentia alata (Bignoniaceae) and by Schlechtendal (Linnaea 9: 591. 1835) for the Mexican Compositae Zemisia thomasii (Klatt) Pruski (as Senecio scytophyllus Kunth, a South American plant). It is not immediately clear which usage of the number 243 is in reference to a taxon number and which is to the collection number, but that Schiede 243 is NOT the type of Crescentia alata Kunth].
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Other names for this basionym:
!Parmentiera alata (Kunth) Miers
Pteromischus alatus (Kunth) Pichon
Projects: Flora of Panama , Mesoamericana , Nicaragua , Panama , VPA

Common Names:
  • Calabash
    • No References available
  • Cirian (Mexico, Michoacán)
    • No References available
  • Jícaro
    • No References available
Keywords: FIELD, FM, BCA

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