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Melia

by Science Staff
Excluded genus
Not peer reviewed
Last modified: 02/06/2012

Nomenclature

Melia L., Sp. Pl. 1: 384. 1753. Gen. Pl., ed. 5, 182. 1754. Azedarach P. Miller, Gard. Dict. Abr. ed. 4. 1754 (also spelled “Azedarc,” “Azedara,” and “Azedaraca”), nom. illeg. (Art. 52.1). Zederachia Heister ex Fabricius, Enum. 221. 1759, nom. illeg. (Art. 52.1). LECTOTYPE: Melia azedarach L., designated by Britton (1918).

List of Melia Species

References

References to Melia

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