Gentiana autumnalis L.

, Cat. Edwards's Nat. Hist. 11 (1776).
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A Catalogue of the birds, beasts, fishes, insects, plants, & c contained in Edwards's Natural History in seven volumes. With their Latin names. London
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Type Information

Bibliographic Type Information
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Pringle Brittonia 19: 2. 1967
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Type Specimen Note
Lectotype: The Autumnal Gentian of the Desart in Edwards, Gleanings Nat. Hist., 1: 98, t. 255, 1758


According to Fernald (in Rhodora 52: 68-69. 1950), this species name is based on Edwards' plate and Bartram's description.