Melochia corchorifolia L.

Jarvis, Charlie, 2007, Chapter 7: Linnaean Plant Names and their Types (part M), Order out of Chaos. Linnaean Plant Types and their Types, London: Linnaean Society of London in association with the Natural History Museum, pp. 651-689: 664

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https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.291971

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4365974

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scientific name

Melochia corchorifolia L.
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Melochia corchorifolia Linnaeus   , Species Plantarum 2: 675. 1753, typ. cons.

"Habitat in India." RCN: 4928.

Conserved type (Goldberg in Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 34: 305. 1967): [icon] " Melochia Corchori   folio " in Dillenius, Hort. Eltham. 2: 221, t. 176, f. 217. 1732. - Typotype: Herb. Dillenius ( OXF)   .

Generitype of Melochia Linnaeus   , nom. cons.

Current name: Melochia corchorifolia L.   ( Sterculiaceae   ).

Note: Melochia corchorifolia   , with a Dillenian illustration as the type, was proposed as conserved type of the genus by Jarvis (in Taxon 41: 573. 1992). This was eventually approved by the General Committee (see review of the history of this proposal by Barrie, l.c. 55: 795-796. 2006).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Malvales

Family

Malvaceae

Genus

Melochia

Loc

Melochia corchorifolia L.

Jarvis, Charlie 2007
2007
Loc

Melochia corchorifolia

Linnaeus 1753: 675
1753