Ranunculaceae Juss.: Ranunculus sceleratus L.

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Pankaj Kumar

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Mar 6, 2011, 1:21:16 PM3/6/11
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Ranunculus sceleratus L. Sp. Pl. 1: 551. 1753.
Family: Ranunculaceae Juss.
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Clifford: 230, Ranunculus 12 (BM-000628891)
[Designated by: Benson in Amer. Midl. Naturalist 52 : 361 (1954)].

Location: Chandrabani, Dehradun (Inside WII campus), common along
streams and moist open areas.
Date: 06.032011
Camera use: Nikon D300 + Nikkor 60mm lens.
Attachments:
1. Flower pic
2. Protologue from Species Plantarum
3. Lectotype of Ranunculus sceleratus L.
4. Benson's reprint from American Midland Naturalist (In next mail)

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Pankaj


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Department of Habitat Ecology
Wildlife Institute of India
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R SCELERATUS PROTOLOGUE.jpg
LECTOTYPE RANUNCULUS SCELERATUS L.JPG

Pankaj Kumar

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Mar 6, 2011, 2:05:29 PM3/6/11
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Sorry fourth attachment is too big to attach here.
Pankaj

Mahadeswara

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Mar 6, 2011, 10:24:46 PM3/6/11
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Excellent photograph and very useful information (scientific and
technical). Info is very usepful for the taxonomists as well as
commoners.
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