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Melanthiaceae Lophiola aurea Ker Gawl.

Bot. Mag. 39: t. 1596. 1813 [1 Nov 1813]

Type Information


"The drawing was made from a plant sent us by Mr. Kent, from his collection at Clapton, in August last. Native of North America. Introduced by Mr. Lyon in 1812"


replaced synonym of:Amaryllidaceae Argolasia tomentosa Raf. Autik. Bot. 123. 1840

Original Data:

Notes: Am. bor

Remarks: Ker Gawler referred to “CONOSTYLIS americana. Pursh Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1. 224; cum icone” as a synonym; the preceding name is dated December 1813 and does not cause superfluity to the Ker Gawler name.

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