Annotation Labels

Often, an original identification is revised as successive workers examine the specimen. This is recorded in the annotations they place on the specimen, as shown here.

EEB337H - Families of Vascular Plants
Specimen of Cypripedium calceolus var. pubescens

  1. Original determination as Cypripedium parviflorum Salisb. by P. Krotkov, 1939
  2. Redetermination as C. calceolus var. parviflorum (undated)
  3. Redetermination as C. calceolus var. pubescens (Willd.) Corr. by J. L. Riley, 1981
  4. Seen by F. Case 1984
  5. Stet by M. A. Case 1993

TRT 49,352 (W. B. Scott 189, collected 12 July 1939, Lake Attawapiskat, Kenora District, ON)

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