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Herbarium specimen: Galium pumilum

Taxon:Galium pumilum Murray ("Slender Bedstraw")
Filed in taxon folder:Galium pumilum Murray ("Slender Bedstraw")
Collected by:Rev. Harry Joseph Riddelsdell
Collection date:6/1904
Locality:Great Britain, VC41 Glamorganshire, Morlais Castle, SO00, mountain limestone
ex herb:Rev. Harry Joseph Riddelsdell
Rev William Hunt Painter
Botanical Exchange Club of The British Isles
Institution:Aberystwyth University Herbarium (ABS)
Image:Galium pumilum herbarium specimen from Morlais Castle, VC41 Glamorganshire in 1904 by Rev. Harry Joseph Riddelsdell.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
notes:from typed label
Galium sylvestre, Poll. Mountain limestone, Morlais Castle,
Glamorgan, June 1904. A new county record. Type or var.
nitidulum ? -- H.J.RIDDELSDELL. "Type" -- E.F.LINTON.
"The older name appears to be G. umbellatum, Lam., as given
in the last edit of Babington's Manual. This plant is the var.
pubescens, Schrad.(under G.sylvestre), but less diffuse than usual"

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