Ludwigia DC.

, Prodr. [A. P. de Candolle] 3: 58 (1828), nom. illeg.
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis ... (DC.)
3: 58
Date of Publication
Mar 1828
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Type Name
non designatus

Nomenclatural Notes

Status: nom. illeg. later homonym non Linnaeus (1753).


DC. recognized (p. 58) Ludwigia Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1: 440 (1820) and cited (p. 60) Ludwigia Linn. as a synonym of Isnardia sect. Ludwigiaria DC. Roxburgh (1820) used Ludwigia and referred to Schreb. (an indirect reference to Linnaeus).