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Herbarium specimen: Capsella bursa-pastoris

Taxon:Brassicaceae: Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik. ("Shepherd's-purse")
Filed in taxon folder:Brassicaceae: Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik. ("Shepherd's-purse")
Collected by:Mr Frederick Thompson Mott
Collection date:1885
Locality:Great Britain, VC55 Leicestershire, Birstall, Birstall Hill, SK50
ex herb:Mr William Hadden Beeby
Botanical Exchange Club of The British Isles
Institution:South London Botanical Institute (SLBI)
Image:Capsella bursa-pastoris herbarium specimen from Birstall, Birstall Hill, VC55 Leicestershire in 1885 by Mr Frederick Thompson Mott.
notes:Leicestershire forms B.E.C. sample of var:3. stenocarpa lyrita. See 'Midland Naturalist'. Aug 1885.
Filing note:Capsella bursa-pastoris var stenocarpa

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Documented by geoff toone on 7th March 2011.

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