Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription or Fee Access

The identity of Cremanthodium citriflorum (Asteraceae, Senecioneae)

LONG WANG, CHEN REN, qin-er Yang

Abstract


Our critical observations of herbarium specimens (including type material) and living plants demonstrate that Cremanthodium citriflorum is identical to C. delavayi and that the holotype sheet of C. farreri is a mixture of C. delavayi and C. farreri. We therefore place C. citriflorum in synonymy with C. delavayi. We recognize C. farreri as an independent species and designate a lectotype for it. In addition, a lectotype is designated for C. delavayi, a species described on the basis of several syntypes.


Keywords


Compositae, lectotypification, northeastern Myanmar, northwestern Yunnan, taxonomy, Eudicots

Full Text:

PDF (4MB)


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.297.1.4

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


ISSN 1179-3155 (print); ISSN 1179-3163 (online)

Published by Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand