Information about the earliest legitimate names, authorship and typification is provided for 16 taxa described from Italy by R. Huter, P. Porta and/or G. Rigo. Lectotypes are designated for the following eight taxa: Achillea rupestris, Achillea moschata var. calcarea, Bellis margaritifolia, Cerastium campanulatum var. granulatum, Leucanthemum laciniatum, Melampyrum barbatum var. variegatum, Tanacetum tridactylites, and Vicia serinica.