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Andromeda polifolia L.

, Sp. Pl. 1: 393 (1753).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:30021967-2
Publication
Species Plantarum
Collation
1: 393
Date of Publication
1 May 1753
Family as entered in IPNI
Ericaceae

Type Information

Locality
Habitat in Europae frigidioris paludibus turfosis.
Type Herbaria
lectotype LAPP (Herb. Linn. No. 163 )
Chosen By
C.E.Jarvis & D.C.McClint. Taxon 39: 517. 1990

Remarks

epithet polifolia refers to a pre-Linnaean plant name and used as a noun in apposition and not an adjective (see Vienna Code Art. 60 ex. 19).

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Andromeda polifolia L., Sp. Pl. 1: 393 (1753).