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Kalmia elliptica

Magnoliopsida - Ericales - Ericaceae

Discussion

Manchester 2014: Attribution of "Kalmia" elliptica to Ericaceae likely to be correct.

Taxonomy
Kalmia elliptica was named by Brown (1962). It is not extant.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1962Kalmia elliptica Brown p. 85 figs. Pl. 40, fig. 3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
EudicotDoyle and Hotton 1991
RankNameAuthor
orderEricalesvon Berchtold and Presl 1820
familyEricaceaede Jussieu 1789
genusKalmiaLinnaeus
speciesellipticaBrown 1962

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available