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  • Thenardia laurifolia Benth., BRITISH GUIANA [Guyana], Schomburgk 953, Isotype, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    Creator: NSF/Mellon - GPI
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    Description: Thenardia laurifolia Benth., BRITISH GUIANA [Guyana], Schomburgk 953, Isotype, F
Current Determination: Thenardia laurifolia Benth.
Family: Apocynaceae
Type Status: Isotype
Coordinates: 5 -59
Additional data: Though label has orig. locale crossed out and changed to Brazil, Bentham's publication was for plants of Schomburgk's collection from British Guiana with no mention of Brazil in the protologue so with no other information it is still safest to place these collections in Brisith Guiana

Collector(s): Schomburgk
Catalog Subset: Seed Plants
Catalog Project: Negatives/Types, vTypes, Flowers TCN
EMu IRN: 271802
OccurenceID: bcc0c2cf-40b5-48e7-8afc-2ea681465d8a

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