Rhexia virginica L.,

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part R), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 785-805: 792

publication ID

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4366824

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scientific name

Rhexia virginica L.
status

 

Rhexia virginica Linnaeus  , Species Plantarum 1: 346. 1753.

"Habitat in Virginia." RCN: 2649.

Lectotype (James in Brittonia 8: 226. 1956): Clayton 227 (BM-000042221).

Generitype of Rhexia Linnaeus  (vide Hitchcock, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 149. 1929).

Current name: Rhexia virginica L.  ( Melastomataceae  ).

Note: Although Griscom (in Rhodora  37: 171. 1935) claimed to have studied the type, he gave no indication of which element this might be. James’ choice is accepted here.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Myrtales

Family

Melastomataceae

Genus

Rhexia

Loc

Rhexia virginica L.

Jarvis, Charlie 2007
2007
Loc

Rhexia virginica

Linnaeus 1753: 346
1753