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Lectotypification of three names in Lonicera (Caprifoliaceae) from India


The lectotype for three names viz., Lonicera angustifolia Wall. ex DC., Lonicera myrtillus Hook.f. & Thomson and Lonicera tomentella Hook.f. & Thomson are designated in the current communication.


Holotype, Kumaon, lectotype, Sikkim, syntype, Lonicera



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