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Vaccinium macrocarpon Aiton

, Hort. Kew. [W. Aiton] 2: 13 (1789).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:261912-2
Publication
Hortus Kewensis; or, a Catalogue of the Plants Cultivated in the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew. London
Collation
2: 13
Family as entered in IPNI
Ericaceae

Type Information

Type Herbaria
lectotype BM
Distribution Of Types
North America

Remarks

Type collection flowered in cultivation at Kew Gardens, from original cutting sent by James Gordon in 1760.

Links

Basionym of
Schollera macrocarpos (Aiton) Steud., Nomencl. Bot. [Steudel] 746 (1821).
Basionym of
Oxycoccus palustris [infrasp.unranked] macrocarpos (Aiton) Pers., Syn. Pl. [Persoon] 1: 419 (1805).
Basionym of
Oxycoccus macrocarpos (Aiton) Pursh, Fl. Amer. Sept. (Pursh) 1: 263 (1813).
Basionym of
Schollera macrocarpos (Aiton) Britton, Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5: 253 (1894), isonym.
Nomenclatural link
Schollera macrocarpos (Aiton) Steud., Nomencl. Bot. [Steudel] 746 (1821).
Same citation as
Vaccinium macrocarpon Aiton, Hort. Kew. [W. Aiton] 2: 13 (1789).