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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Barnebydenron, a New Generic Name (Fabaceae, Caesalpinioideae, Detarieae, Brownea Group)

item Kirkbride, Joseph

Submitted to: Sida
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: July 17, 1999
Publication Date: N/A

Interpretive Summary: An ornamental tree of the bean family was discovered to lack a valid scientific name. A new scientific name was created so that the tree could be universally identified.

Technical Abstract: A new generic name, Barnebydendron, is proposed for Phyllocarpus Riedel ex Tul. which is an illegitimate, later homonym of Phyllocarpus Riedel ex Endl.

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