A new combination in North American Silene (Caryophyllaceae)

  • Richard K. Rabeler University of Michigan EEB-Herbarium
  • Kanchi N. Gandhi Harvard University Herbarium

Abstract

The new combination Silene greenei (S. Watson) Howell subsp. angustifolia (F.N. Williams) Rabeler & Gandhi is proposed here.

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Published
2021-07-23
How to Cite
Rabeler, R. K., & Gandhi, K. N. (2021). A new combination in North American Silene (Caryophyllaceae). Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 15(1), 57-58. https://doi.org/10.17348/jbrit.v15.i1.1067