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Typification of Eight Accepted Names and Two Synonyms in Indian Euphorbiaceae


Lectotypes are designated here for the names Euphorbia cashmeriana, E. jacquemontii (including its synonym E. jacquemontii var. lasiocarpa), E. notoptera, Macaranga gamblei, M. indica and Mallotus nepalensis for correct application of these names. Neotypes are designated for the names Croton joufra and Macaranga andamanica along with lectotypification of its synonym M. brandisii.


Croton, Euphorbia, Macaranga, Mallotus, Lectotypification, Neotypification.


Author Biography

Tapas Chakrabarty

Ex Scientist, ISIM, BSI, Kolkata

Gopal Krishna

Botanical Assistant, Central National Herbarium


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