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Taxon: Tumboa bainesii Hook. f., nom. inval.

Synonym of Welwitschia mirabilis Hook. f.

Genus: Tumboa
Family: Welwitschiaceae
Nomen number: 40771
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. 1861:1008. 1861
Link to protologue:
Comment: a nom. provis. fide Taxon 24:176. 1975
Name Verified on: 21-May-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Committee on Stabilization. 1975. Report of the standing committee on stabilization of specific names. Taxon 24:176.
  2. Dyer, R. A. & I. C. Verdoorn. 1972. Science or sentiment: the Welwitschia problem. Taxon 21:485-489.
  3. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flora of southern Africa. Note: = Welwitschia bainesii (Hook. f.) Carrière

Check other web resources for Tumboa bainesii Hook. f., nom. inval. :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=40771. Accessed 22 February 2020.