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Helleborus purpurascens

natural science
  • Field Collection Place
  • Field Collection Date
    [Pre 1895]
  • Accession Number
  • Accession Date
  • Department
Helleborus purpurascens, AK12668, © Auckland Museum CC BY

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Natural Science Specimen

  • Classifier
  • Scientific Name
    Helleborus purpurascens Waldst. & Kit.
  • Classification
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
  • Specimen Category
  • Storage Method
  • Field Collection Place
  • Locality Description
    Transsilvania [Romania], in silvis elatioribus montium Hegyes prope Rodna [in the higher forests of the Hegyes mountains near Rodna]
  • Field Collection Date
    [Pre 1895]
  • Field Collection Notes
    [Original det.:] Helleborus purpurascens var. baumgartenii Schur.
    Solo alluviali [alluvial soil].
    Flora Exsiccata Austro-Hungarica No.2545 [Fasc. 13-14 (cent. 24-28) 1895]
  • Field Collector
  • Field Collection latitude/longitude
    47.53422, 24.55611 (± 20 km)
    24.55611, 24.55611 (± 20 km)

  • Last Update
    28 Mar 2023

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