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Min. Elevation:
750  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Cora Steyermark  Search this
Type Status:
Paratype
Type Citation:
Steyermark, J. A. & Smith, A. R. 1986. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 73: 209.
Place:
Edge of Rio San Gian, S of Borburata between Los Tanques and La Tomar., Carabobo, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
1 Apr 1966
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
2 collections of same taxon with similar numbers have apparently been confused and mis-cited. Protologue cites holotype as Steyermark & Steyermark 95418 and as USNH 2549293, but that sheet is Steyermark & Steyermark 95148 (collection cited as paratype).
Record Last Modified:
17 Aug 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Pteridophyte Selaginellales Selaginellaceae
Published Name:
Selaginella gigantea Steyerm. & A.R. Sm.
Other Numbers:
Multi-sheeted specimen : Sheet 02 of 02
Barcode:
00048665
USNM Number:
2549292
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10078265