Iresine nigra Uline & W.L.Bray

Thomas Borsch, Hilda Flores-Olvera, Silvia Zumaya & Kai Müller, 2018, Pollen characters and DNA sequence data converge on a monophyletic genus Iresine (Amaranthaceae, Caryophyllales) and help to elucidate its species diversity, & al. • Phylogeny of Iresine and pollen evolution (Amaranthaceae) 67 (5), pp. 944-976: 969

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Iresine nigra Uline & W.L.Bray


Iresine nigra Uline & W.L.Bray 

in Bot. Gaz. 21(5): 350. 1896 – Lectotype (designated here): MEXICO. Orizaba, Botteri 990 (GH barcode 00037108! [image!]; isolectotypes: US barcodes 00102833! [image!], 00102834! [image!], 00102835! [image!] & 00102836! [image!]).

Note. – The authors mention further original material collected by Thieme in Honduras, which has been distributed by John Donnell Smith under number 5446 (several specimens in GH, US) and Guatemala by Heyde & Lux (distributed by J.D. Smith under no. 4573).

Taxonomic status: Probably a natural entity (monophylum) as currently defined (A).