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Object: Pingao, Ficinia spiralis (A.Rich.) Muasya & de Lange

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Registration Number SP078862
Phylum Embryophyta
Class Angiosperms
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Scientific name Ficinia spiralis (A.Rich.) Muasya & de Lange
Identified by nom. rev.
Identified date 05 Mar 2012
Common / Maori name pingao, golden sand sedge, pikao, pinao
Country collected New Zealand
Precise locality "Tolaga [Tolaga Bay, Cook's Cove], Taboulo Island, Opoorage [Mercury Bay]"
Collected by Banks, Joseph, Solander, Daniel
Date collected 1769
Section Plants

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