Index to the vascular plant types collected by H. H. Smith near Santa Marta, Colombia

Tina J. Ayers, David E. Boufford

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An index to 360 names based on specimens collected from 1898 to 1901 by H. H. Smith in Santa Marta, Colombia is provided. Each citation includes the plant name, author, place of publication, exact locality and date of collection, and, when possible, the location of the holotype and isotypes. Additional comments are provided to clarify the type status of specimens representing a single taxon and given a single collection number but collected on several different dates or from several different localities, and for truly mixed collections where two or more taxa were given the same number.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)400-432
Number of pages33
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1988
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Plant Science

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