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Publication: Lectotypification of three species of forget-me-nots (Myosotis: Boraginaceae) from Australasia: Tuhinga 23

Is part of: Tuhinga 23

Authors Lehnebach, Carlos
Publication date 2012
Publication type Article
Cite this publication Lehnebach, Carlos A. "Lectotypification of three species of forget-me-nots (Myosotis: Boraginaceae) from Australasia." Tuhinga 23 (2012): 8-10.

Tuhinga 23: 17-28

ARTICLE ABSTRACT: Lectotypes for the names of one Australasian and two New Zealand native forget-me-nots are selected: Myosotis australis R.Br., M. forsteri Lehm. and M. goyenii Petrie, respectively. The collection of the type material of M. forsteri by J.R. and G. Forster at Dusky Bay (South Island, New Zealand), and not in Australia, is further supported. Images of all three lectotypes are included.

KEYWORDS: R.Brown, G. Forster, J.R. Forster, J.G.C. Lehmann, D. Petrie, New Zealand flora, lectotypes, Myosotis.

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Myosotis goyenii Petrie collected Feb 1886, Lake Hawea, steep rocky faces on track on E. [east] side of lake, New Zealand. Te Papa

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