Nomenclature

Taxonomy

Under this project, mainly two parts related to my Master work: 1) Taxonomic revision of Elaeagus L. (Elaeagnaceae) in China Combined knowledges from field observations and comprehensive study on more than 7000 specimens from 20 herbaria, I have recognised of 36 species, one subspecies and five varieties in mainland China. 13 species names and three variety names are regarded as new synonyms. See more details in Sun et al. (2010)

Validation of eight names of Chinese taxa in Ranunculaceae, Rosaceae and Scrophulariaceae

Eight names in five genera _Delphinium_ (Ranunculaceae), _Lindernia_ and _Mimulicalyx_ (Scrophulariaceae), _Sorbus_ and _Spiraea_ (Rosaceae) from China were not validly published because two gatherings were simultaneously designated as types in the …

Lectotypification of five scientific names in Rosaceae [In Chinese]

Lectotypes for five names in Rosaceae are here designated under Article 8.1,8.3,9.9,9.14 and 37.2, Recommendation 9A.2 and 9A.3, and the 8th section of Preface of the St. Louis Code (Greuter et al., 2000), because duplicate specimens as types were …

Lectotypification of twenty names of Chinese taxa in Angiospermae [In Chinese]

Based on examinations of type specimens housed at PE, lectotypes for twenty names of Chinese taxa in Angiospermae are here designated under Article 8.1, 9.9, 9.10 and 37.2, Recommendation 9A.2 and 9A.3 of the International Code of Botanical …