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Tribble, C. M., Martínez‐Gómez, J., Howard, C. C., Males, J., Sosa, V., Sessa, E. B., … Specht, C. D. (2021). Get the shovel: morphological and evolutionary complexities of belowground organs in geophytes. American Journal of Botany. doi:10.1002/ajb2.1623 https://doi.org/10.1002/ajb2.1623

Herbaceous plants collectively known as geophytes, which regrow from belowground buds, are distributed around the globe and throughout the land plant tree of life. The geophytic habit is an evolutionarily and ecologically important growth form in plants, permitting novel life history strategies, ena…

Baardseth, Egil

* May 02, 1912 – January 29, 1991 †

Norway

Identified Fucaceae and collected Fucaceae

Barker, Winsome Fanny

* September 23, 1907 – December 27, 1994 †

South Africa

Identified Iridaceae and collected Iridaceae

Berg, Rolf Yngvar

* December 02, 1925 – August 25, 2018 †

Norway

Identified Cystopteridaceae and collected Cyperaceae

Clarence Bicknell
Bicknell, Clarence

* October 27, 1842 – July 17, 1918 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; United Kingdom

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

John Milton Bigelow
Bigelow, John Milton

* June 23, 1804 – July 18, 1878 †

United States

Identified Cactaceae and collected Asteraceae

Carl Bock
Bock, Carl

* September 17, 1849 – August 10, 1932 †

Norway

Identified Rosaceae and collected Rosaceae

Edmond Boissier
Boissier, Edmond

* May 25, 1810 – September 25, 1885 †

Republic of Geneva; Switzerland

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Fabaceae

Bolus, Louisa

* July 31, 1877 – April 05, 1970 †

South Africa

Identified Aizoaceae and collected Aizoaceae

Aimé Bonpland
Bonpland, Aimé

* August 29, 1773 – May 04, 1858 †

France

Identified Poaceae and collected Asteraceae

Bové, Nicolas

* January 12, 1802 – September 22, 1842 †

Luxembourg

Identified Podostemaceae and collected Asteraceae

Mary Katharine Brandegee
Brandegee, Mary Katharine

* October 28, 1844 – April 03, 1920 †

United States

Identified Boraginaceae and collected Fabaceae

Robert Brown
Brown, Robert

* December 21, 1773 – June 10, 1858 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Thymelaeaceae and collected Proteaceae

Burtt, B. L.

* August 27, 1913 – May 30, 2008 †

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Gesneriaceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Cambessèdes, Jacques

* August 06, 1799 – December 19, 1863 †

France

Identified Myrtaceae and collected Asteraceae

Camus, Aimée Antoinette

* May 01, 1879 – April 17, 1965 †

France

Identified Poaceae and collected Orchidaceae

Christophersen, Erling

* April 17, 1898 – November 09, 1994 †

Norway

Identified Teloschistaceae and collected Teloschistaceae

Compton, Robert Harold

* August 06, 1886 – July 11, 1979 †

United Kingdom; South Africa; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Ericaceae and collected Asteraceae

Orator Fuller Cook
Cook, Orator Fuller

* May 28, 1867 – April 23, 1949 †

United States

Identified Aspleniaceae and collected Arecaceae

Cook, Alice Carter

* April 08, 1868 – June 14, 1943 †

United States

Identified Lobariaceae and collected Fabaceae

Craven, Lyndley Alan

* September 01, 1945 – July 11, 2014 †

Australia

Identified Myrtaceae and collected Myrtaceae

Allan Cunningham
Cunningham, Allan

* July 13, 1791 – June 27, 1839 †

Australia; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Davis, Peter Hadland

* June 18, 1918 – March 05, 1992 †

United Kingdom

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Celastraceae and collected Fabaceae

Kurt Dinter
Dinter, Kurt

* June 10, 1868 – December 16, 1945 †

Germany

Identified Aizoaceae and collected Asteraceae

Identified Orchidaceae and collected Orchidaceae

Johann Franz Drège
Drège, Johann Franz

* March 25, 1794 – February 03, 1881 †

Germany

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Asteraceae

Alice Eastwood
Eastwood, Alice

* January 19, 1859 – October 30, 1953 †

Canada; United States

Identified Ericaceae and collected Asteraceae

Ecklon, Christian Friedrich

* December 17, 1795 – October 09, 1868 †

Denmark; Germany

Identified Fabaceae and collected Asteraceae

Esterhuysen, Elsie Elizabeth

* April 11, 1912 – May 31, 2006 †

South Africa

Identified Restionaceae and collected Restionaceae