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Fabaceae Melilotus ( L. ) Mill.

Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. [876]. 1754 [28 Jan 1754]

Type Information

Type Name:

M. officinalis (Linnaeus) Lam. (Trifolium M[elilotus] officinalis Linnaeus)


same citation as:Fabaceae Melilotus Mill. The Gardeners Dictionary abridged 2 1754

same citation as:Leguminosae Melilotus (L.) Mill. Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4. (1754); Druce in Rep. Bot. Exch. Cl. Brit. Isles, 3: 433 (1913).

basionym:Fabaceae Trifolium [infragen.unranked] Melilotus L. Sp. Pl. 2: 764. 1753 [1 May 1753]

Remarks: According to the St. Louis Code (Art. 62 Ex. 1), the gender of Melilotus is masculine; some authors assign feminine gender

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