Boerhavia diffusa L.,

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part B), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 343-369: 354

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.291971

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4367678

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scientific name

Boerhavia diffusa L.
status

 

Boerhavia diffusa Linnaeus  , Species Plantarum 1: 3. 1753 View Cited Treatment , nom. cons.

"Habitat in India." RCN: 18.

Conserved type (Whitehouse in Taxon 47: 873. 1998): Virgin Islands. St Croix, Teague Bay, West Indies Laboratory, 30 May 1977, Fosberg 56776 (BM-000593477; iso- B, BISH, GH, K, MO, NSW etc.).

Generitype of Boerhavia Linnaeus  (vide Hitchcock, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 115. 1929).

Current name: Boerhavia diffusa L.  ( Nyctaginaceae  ).

Note: Boerhavia erecta L.  was treated as the generitype of Boerhavia  by Standley (in Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 12: 375. 1909). However, under Art. 10.5, Ex. 7 (a voted example) of the Vienna Code, this is a type choice made under the American Code and is to be replaced under Art. 10.5b by Hitchcock’s choice (Prop. Brit. Bot.: 115. 1929) of B. diffusa L. 

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Caryophyllales

Family

Nyctaginaceae

Genus

Boerhavia

Loc

Boerhavia diffusa L.

Jarvis, Charlie 2007
2007
Loc

Boerhavia diffusa

Linnaeus 1753: 3
1753