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Vascular plant

K000943087

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Scientific name:

Fitchia nutans

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Form:

Sheet

Citations:

http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K000943087

Taxonomy

Identifier:

Moseley, H.N.

Kingdom:

Plantae

Division:

Tracheophyta

Class:

Magnoliopsida

Order:

Asterales

Family:

Asteraceae

Genus:

Fitchia Hook. f.

Species:

Fitchia nutans Hook.f.

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

18 September 1875 - 3 October 1875

Area:

Tahiti, Society Islands, French Polynesia

Notes:

1 tree only of this seen at 4000 feet. 25 feet in height, stem about 9inches in diameter.
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