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Vaccinium oxycoccos L.

, Sp. Pl. 1: 351 (1753).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:261956-2
Publication
Species Plantarum
Collation
1: 351
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI
Ericaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
C.Linnaeus
Locality
Habitat in Europae paludibus sphagnoque repletis.
Type Locations
lectotype LINN (NO. 497.18)
Chosen By
Kloet Rhodora 85(841): 35. 1983 [31 Jan 1983]
Protologue Distribution
Sweden (Northern Europe, Europe)

Remarks

Vander Kloet (in Rhodora p. 29) spelled the epithet as oxycoccus. The Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project lists Vaccinium oxycoccus L. as the current name.

Links

Basionym of
Oxycoccus oxycoccos (L.) MacMill., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 19(1): 15 (1892).
Basionym of
Schollera oxycoccus (L.) Schwabe, Fl. Anhalt. 1: 174 (1838), orth. var.
Basionym of
Schollera oxycoccos (L.) Forsyth f., Bot. Nomencl. col. 231 (1794).
Basionym of
Schollera oxycoccus (L.) Britten, J. Bot. 25: 233, adnot. (1887), isonym.
Same citation as
Vaccinium oxycoccos L., Sp. Pl. 1: 351 (1753).