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Lundinia

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Lundinia is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Asteraceae.[1] It only contains one known species, Lundinia plumbea.[2]

It is native to Cuba and the Dominican Republic.[2]

The genus name of Lundinia is in honour of Roger Lundin (1955–2005), a Swedish botanist at the natural history museum in Stockholm.[3] The Latin specific epithet of plumbea refers to plumbeus meaning leaden.[4]

The genus was first described and published in Compositae Newslett. Vol.44 on pages 64–66 in 2006.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Lundinia B.Nord. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 17 May 2021.
  2. ^ a b c "Lundinia plumbea (Griseb.) B.Nord. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 20 October 2021.
  3. ^ Burkhardt, Lotte (2018). Verzeichnis eponymischer Pflanzennamen – Erweiterte Edition [Index of Eponymic Plant Names – Extended Edition] (pdf) (in German). Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, Freie Universität Berlin. doi:10.3372/epolist2018. ISBN 978-3-946292-26-5. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  4. ^ Lewis, Charlton (1891). An Elementary Latin Dictionary. Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN 9780199102051.

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Lundinia: Brief Summary

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Lundinia is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Asteraceae. It only contains one known species, Lundinia plumbea.

It is native to Cuba and the Dominican Republic.

The genus name of Lundinia is in honour of Roger Lundin (1955–2005), a Swedish botanist at the natural history museum in Stockholm. The Latin specific epithet of plumbea refers to plumbeus meaning leaden.

The genus was first described and published in Compositae Newslett. Vol.44 on pages 64–66 in 2006.

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