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Linnaean Name: Nepeta cataria Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 570 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Europa."
Generitype of: Nepeta Linnaeus
Designated by: Green, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 164. 1929.
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 726.1 (LINN)
Designated by: Ubera & Vald├ęs in Lagascalia 12 : 17 (1983)
Current Name: Nepeta cataria L.
Current Family: Lamiaceae
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Record last updated: 12/12/2005