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Linnaean Name: Taxus baccata Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 1040 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Europa, Canada."
Generitype of: Taxus Linnaeus
Designated by: Green, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 192. 1929.
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Clifford: 464, Taxus 1 (BM-000647522)
Designated by: Jonsell & Jarvis in Jarvis & al. (ed.), Regnum Veg. 127 : 93 (1993)
Current Name: Taxus baccata L.
Current Family: Taxaceae
Comments: Jonsell & Jarvis (in Nordic J. Bot. 14: 150. 1994) gave an explanation of their earlier (1993) typification.
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Record last updated: 17/08/2006