Myosotis Linnaeus, 1753

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

PlantaeMagnoliophytaMagnoliopsidaBoraginalesBoraginaceae

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    Occurrences
  • 397

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Myosotis Linnaeus, 1753

Common names

  • Forget me not eng
  • forget me not
  • Vergissmeinnicht deu
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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All 408,562 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Plantae
phylum
Magnoliophyta
class
Magnoliopsida
order
Boraginales
family
Boraginaceae
genus
Myosotis
species
397
 
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Bibliography

Allan, H. H. 1961: Flora of New Zealand. Vol. I. Indigenous Tracheophyta: Psilopsida, Lycopsida, Filicopsida, Gymnospermae, Dicotyledones. Wellington, N. Z, P. D. Hasselberg, Government Printer.

Cameron, E. K. ; et al. 1995: New Zealand Botanical Society threatened and local plant lists (1995 revision). New Zealand Botanical Society Newsletter 39: 15-28.

Mabberley, D. J. 2008: Mabberley's plant book, a portable dictionary of plants, their classification and uses. 3rd ed. Cambridge University Press. 1021 p.

NZFLORA February 2012

Webb, C. J. ; Sykes, W. R. ; Garnock-Jones, P. J. 1988: Flora of New Zealand. Vol. IV. Naturalised Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, Dicotyledons. Christchurch, New Zealand, Botany Division, D. S. I. R.

de Lange, P. J. ; Heenan, P. B. ; Given, D. R. ; Norton, D. A. ; Ogle, C. C. ; Johnson, P. N. ; Cameron, E. K. 1999: Threatened and uncommon plants of New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 37: 603-628.

de Lange, P. J. ; Norton, D. A. ; Heenan, P. B. ; Courtney, S. P. ; Molloy, B. P. J. ; Ogle, C. C. ; Rance, B. D. 2004: Threatened and uncommon plants of New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 42(1): 45-76.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.