Type designation of the oaks Quercus ballota and Q. rotundifolia (Fagaceae)

7 May 2019

Ferrer-Gallego, Pedro; Saez, Llorens

The names Quercus ballota and Q. rotundifolia (Fagaceae) are discussed and typified. A specimen preserved at MPU is designated as the lectotype of the Desfontaines’s name Q. ballota. The Lamarck’s name Q. rotundifolia is neotypified using a specimen preserved at VAL, with several duplicates in some European herbaria

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10.1111/njb.02387