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Bombacaceae Bombax ceiba L.

Sp. Pl. 1: 511. 1753 [1 May 1753] View page [BHL]


Kerala (India, Indian Subcontinent, Asia-Tropical)

Type Information

Type Specimen Note:

typ. cons.: "Moul-elavou" in Rheede, Hort. Malab., 3: 61, t. 52, 1682.

Bibliographic Type Info:

Published illustration

Chosen by:

Robyns Taxon 10: 160. 1961


same citation as:Bombacaceae Bombax ceiba L. Species Plantarum 2 1753

Remarks: Nicolson (in Taxon 28: 370. 1979) confirmed Robyns's designation of the lectotype.

Id: 559120-1 Version: View Record history

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