Perkinsiodendron P.W. Fritsch

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John Grimshaw, Ross Bayton & Tom Christian (2018)

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Grimshaw, J, Bayton, R. & Christian, T. (2018), 'Perkinsiodendron' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/perkinsiodendron/). Accessed 2019-12-15.

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The author(s) of a plant name. The names of these authors are stated directly after the plant name often abbreviated. For example Quercus L. (L. = Carl Linnaeus); Rhus wallichii Hook. f. (Hook. f. = Joseph Hooker filius i.e. son of William Hooker). Standard reference for the abbreviations: Brummitt & Powell (1992).

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Credits

John Grimshaw, Ross Bayton & Tom Christian (2018)

Recommended citation
Grimshaw, J, Bayton, R. & Christian, T. (2018), 'Perkinsiodendron' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/perkinsiodendron/). Accessed 2019-12-15.

Perkinsiodendron has recently been erected to accommodate a single Chinese species, P. macgregorii (formerly Halesia macgregorii). The new genus is named for Janet Russell Perkins (1853–1933) "the foremost early 20th Century authority on the Styracaceae" (Fritsch et al. 2016).

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