Skip to main content

Elatostema chinense, a new name for Elatostema longipedunculatum (W.T.Wang) Y.H.Tseng & A.K.Monro (Urticaceae)

Summary

A new name, Elatostema chinense, is proposed as a replacement name for E. longipedunculatum (W.T.Wang) Y.H.Tseng & A.K.Monro, an illegitimate later homonym of E. longipedunculatum Elmer.

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

References

  • Elmer, A. D. E. (1910). Urticaceae from the vicinity of Mount Apo. Leafl. Philipp. Bot. 3: 875 – 901.

    Google Scholar 

  • Fu, L-F., Monro, A., Do, T. V., Nuraliev, M. S., Averyanov, L. V., Wen, F., Xin, Z-B., Maisak, T. V., Kuznetsov, A. N., Kuznetsova, S. P., Nguyen, K. S. & Wei, Y-G. (2019). Checklist to the Elatostema (Urticaceae) of Vietnam including 19 new records, ten new combinations, two new names and four new synonyms. PeerJ 7:e6188. 1 – 38.

    CAS  Google Scholar 

  • Lin, Y., An, M. T., Yang, Z. R., Dai, Y. Q. & Yu, D. L. (2018). Elatostema brachyodontum subsp. lengshuiheensis (Urticaceae), a new subspecies from Guizhou, China. Kew Bull. 73: 40.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  • Tseng, Y. H. & Hu, J.-M. (2015). Taxonomic revision of Elatostema J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. (1776: 105) (Urticaceae) in Taiwan. Taiwania 60 (1): 23 – 32.

    Google Scholar 

  • Tseng, Y. H., Monro, A. K., Wei, Y. G. & Hu, J. M. (2019). Molecular phylogeny and morphology of Elatostema s.l. (Urticaceae): implications for inter- and infrageneric classification. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 132: 251 – 264.

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  • Turland, N. J., Wiersema, J. H., Barrie, F. R., Greuter, W., Hawksworth, D. L., Herendeen, P. S., Knapp, S., Kusber, W.-H., Li, D.-Z., Marhold, K., May, T. W., McNeill, J., Monro, A. M., Prado, J., Price, M. J. & Smith, G. F. (eds) (2018). International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants (Shenzhen Code) adopted by the Nineteenth International Botanical Congress Shenzhen, China, July 2017. Regnum Veg. 159: 1 – 254. Koeltz Botanical Books, Glashütten.

Download references

Acknowledgements

I am grateful to the Management, Janata Mahavidyalya, Chandrapur for facilities and encouragement. I am also grateful to Dr Omprakash S. Rathor, Former Principal, Science College, Nanded. Maharashtra, India and Dr M. B. Shende, Head, Department of Botany, Janata Mahavidyalaya, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India for constant support and encouragement.

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Umakant B. Deshmukh.

Additional information

Publisher’s Note

Springer Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Deshmukh, U.B. Elatostema chinense, a new name for Elatostema longipedunculatum (W.T.Wang) Y.H.Tseng & A.K.Monro (Urticaceae). Kew Bull 76, 61–62 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12225-021-09925-8

Download citation

  • Accepted:

  • Published:

  • Issue Date:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s12225-021-09925-8

Key Words

  • Homonym
  • illegitimate
  • replacement name