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Cunila leucantha and C. polyantha (Lamiaceae), confused neotropical species

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Abstract:

It is established that Cunila leucantha Kunth ex Schltdl. & Cham. and C. leucantha Benth. are independent names apparently applying to different species. Lectotypification of C. leucantha Kunth ex Schltdl. & Cham. is effected; application of the name Cunila leucantha Benth. to any known species is uncertain. Cunila leucantha Kunth ex Schltdl. & Cham. has been confused with and treated as C. polyantha Benth., although the two are distinct species and easily distinguished by inflorescence characters. The identity of the collector of the type specimen of C. polyantha is clarified.

Keywords: CUNILA; LAMIACEAE; LECTOTYPIFICATIONS; MEXICO; NOMENCLATURE

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Departamento de Botánica, Instituto de Biología, UNAM, Apartado Postal 70-233, 04510 México, D. F.

Publication date: February 1, 2003

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