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A new name in southern African Justicia L. (Acanthaceae)

HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies

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Title A new name in southern African Justicia L. (Acanthaceae)
Creator Manning, John C.
Subject Botany; Taxonomy; Nomenclature Adhatoda; Nomenclature
Description Background: Ongoing systematic studies in the African flora necessitate periodic nomenclatural adjustments and corrections.Objectives: The objective of this study was to effect requisite nomenclatural changes.Method: Relevant literature was consulted and type specimens were examined.Results: One nomenclatural correction is required in Justicia L. (Acanthaceae).Conclusion: The replacement name Justicia conferta J.C.Manning & Goldblatt is provided for the illegitimate homonym Justicia densiflora (Hochst.) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt, and the validity of the combination Justicia andromeda (Lindau) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt is clarified.
Publisher AOSIS
Date 2019-01-09
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — —
Format text/html application/epub+zip application/xml application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/abc.v49i1.2380
Source Bothalia; Vol 49, No 1 (2019); 2 pages 2311-9284 0006-8241
Language eng
Coverage South Africa — —
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 John C. Manning