Arctoparmelia centrifuga (L.) Hale,

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part L), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 610-650: 624

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Arctoparmelia centrifuga (L.) Hale


Lichen centrifugus Linnaeus, Species Plantarum 2: 1142. 1753.

"Habitat in Europae frigidae rupibus. rupestris." RCN: 8182.

Lectotype (Howe in Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 39: 201. 1912; Jørgensen & al. in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 115: 288, f 14. 1994): Herb. Linn. No. 1273.58, upper specimen ( LINN)  .

Current name: Arctoparmelia centrifuga (L.) Hale  ( Parmeliaceae  ).

Note: Jørgensen & al. (in Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 115: 288, 373, f 14. 1994) restricted Howe’s original type choice to one of the specimens on the sheet.