Lectotypification of three species of forget-me-nots (Myosotis: Boraginaceae) from Australasia

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2012
Authors:Lehnebach, C. A.
Keywords:D. Petrie, G. Forster, JGC Lehmann, JR Forster, lectotypes, Myosotis, New Zealand flora, R. Brown

Lectotypes for the names of one Australasian and two New Zealand native
forget-me-nots are selected: Myosotis australis R. Br., M. forsteri Lehm. and M. goyenii Petrie,
respectively. The collection of the type material of M. forsteri by JR and G. Forster at Dusky
Bay (South Island, New Zealand), and not in Australia, is further supported. Images of all
three lectotypes are included.

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