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Brassicaceae Draba alpina L. var. micropetala Durand

Pl. Kaneanae Groenl. 187. 1856 [May 1856] ; J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia, n.s. 3: 187. Nov 1856.


Greenland (Subarctic America, Northern America)

Type Information


E. K. Kane s.n.


"Rensselaer Harbor, 79°"

Collection Date as Text:

27 August ?

Type Location:

lectotype PH

Remarks: Durand remarked: "Perhaps D. micropetala, Hook. ..., but scarcely anything more than another form of D. alpina." Because of Durand's expression of doubt ("Perhaps D. micropetala, Hook. ..."), his D. alpina var. micropetala is not treated as a new combination based on D. micropetala.

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