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Linnaean Name: Linnaea borealis Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 631 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Sueciae, Sibiriae, Helvetiae, Canadae sylvis antiquis, muscosis, acerosis, sterilibus, umbrosis."
Generitype of: Linnaea Linnaeus
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 250 (LAPP)
Designated by: Jonsell in Jarvis & al. (ed.), Regnum Veg. 127 : 61 (1993)
Current Name: Linnaea borealis L.
Current Family: Caprifoliaceae
Comments: An image of the type is reproduced in Jarvis (Order out of Chaos: 66. 2007).
Record last updated: 22/12/2003