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Taxonomic treatment of the Ficus auriculata complex (Moraceae) and typification of some related names



Typification of Ficus auriculata complex (Ficus subsect. Neomorphe) is discussed and F. beipeiensis is treated as a new synonym of F. auriculata. As the original material of F. auriculata has not been located, a presentative specimen deposited at P is designated here as its neotype after detailed study of the protologue, relevant publications and specimens.


Asia; Ficus auriculata; Ficus beipeiensis; neotype; new synonym; Eudicots

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