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Rogersonanthus

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Rogersonanthus is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Gentianaceae.[1]

Its native range is Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela in northern South America.[1]

The genus name of Rogersonanthus is in honour of Clark Thomas Rogerson (1918–2001), an American mycologist.[2] It was first described and published in Mem. New York Bot. Gard. Vol.51 on page 3 in 1989.[1]

Known species, according to Kew:[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Rogersonanthus Maguire & B.M.Boom | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 20 May 2021.
  2. ^ Burkhardt, Lotte (2018). Verzeichnis eponymischer Pflanzennamen – Erweiterte Edition [Index of Eponymic Plant Names – Extended Edition] (pdf) (in German). Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum, Freie Universität Berlin. doi:10.3372/epolist2018. ISBN 978-3-946292-26-5. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
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Rogersonanthus: Brief Summary

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Rogersonanthus is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Gentianaceae.

Its native range is Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela in northern South America.

The genus name of Rogersonanthus is in honour of Clark Thomas Rogerson (1918–2001), an American mycologist. It was first described and published in Mem. New York Bot. Gard. Vol.51 on page 3 in 1989.

Known species, according to Kew:

Rogersonanthus arboreus (Britton) Maguire & B.M.Boom Rogersonanthus quelchii (N.E.Br.) Maguire & B.M.Boom
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