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The locations of collection and collectors of specimens described by Labillardierc in 'Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen' - additional notes
Nelson, EC (1974) The locations of collection and collectors of specimens described by Labillardierc in 'Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen' - additional notes. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, 108. pp. 159-170. ISSN 0080-4703
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Several plants described by Labillardire and indicated to have been collected in Tasmania are shown to be species endemic to Western Australia. The locations are corrected and collectors are indicated if the original specimens could not have been collected by Labillardiere. The reasons for these errors are discussed and it is concluded that caution is required in accepting Labillardiere's type locations.
|Keywords:||Tasmania, Hobart, Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 159-170|
|Additional Information:||Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Date Deposited:||23 May 2012 03:30|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:34|
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