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Woutersen, A., Jardine, P. E., Bogotá-Angel, R. G., Zhang, H.-X., Silvestro, D., Antonelli, A., … Hoorn, C. (2018). A novel approach to study the morphology and chemistry of pollen in a phylogenetic context, applied to the halophytic taxon Nitraria L.(Nitrariaceae). PeerJ, 6, e5055. doi:10.7717/peerj.5055 https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5055

Nitraria is a halophytic taxon (i.e., adapted to saline environments) that belongs to the plant family Nitrariaceae and is distributed from the Mediterranean, across Asia into the south-eastern tip of Australia. This taxon is thought to have originated in Asia during the Paleogene (66–23 Ma), alongs…

Joseph Friedrich Nicolaus Bornmüller
Bornmüller, Joseph Friedrich Nicolaus

(b. February 06, 1862 – d. December 19, 1948)

Germany

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Alexandru Borza
Borza, Alexandru

(b. May 21, 1887 – d. September 03, 1971)

Romania

Identified Brassicaceae and collected Cruciferae

Boulos, Loutfy

(b. May 14, 1932 – d. April 27, 2015)

Egypt

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Comber, Harold Frederick

(b. December 31, 1897 – d. April 23, 1969)

United Kingdom

Collected Asteraceae

Davis, Peter Hadland

(b. June 18, 1918 – d. March 05, 1992)

United Kingdom

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Asteraceae

René Louiche Desfontaines
Desfontaines, René Louiche

(b. February 14, 1750 – d. November 16, 1833)

France

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Farrer, Reginald

(b. February 17, 1880 – d. October 17, 1920)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Ericaceae

Peter Forsskål
Forsskål, Peter

(b. January 11, 1732 – d. July 11, 1763)

Sweden

Collected Muricidae

Gardner, Martin

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Hohenacker, Rudolph Friedrich

(b. July 10, 1798 – d. November 14, 1874)

Switzerland

Collected Asteraceae

Vivi Laurent-Täckholm
Laurent-Täckholm, Vivi

(b. January 07, 1898 – d. May 03, 1978)

Sweden

Identified Zygophyllaceae and collected Fabaceae

Preiss, Ludwig

(b. November 21, 1811 – d. May 21, 1883)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Nikolay Mikhaylovich Przhevalsky
Przhevalsky, Nikolay Mikhaylovich

(b. March 31, 1839 – d. October 20, 1888)

Russian Empire

Identified Ephedraceae and collected Ranunculaceae

Joseph Rock
Rock, Joseph

(b. January 13, 1884 – d. December 05, 1962)

Austria; United States of America

Identified Lobariaceae and collected Ericaceae

Sintenis, Paul

(b. June 04, 1847 – d. March 06, 1907)

Prussia

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Fabaceae

Wendelbo, Per Erland Berg

(b. September 19, 1927 – d. September 25, 1981)

Norway

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Ernest Henry Wilson
Wilson, Ernest Henry

(b. February 15, 1876 – d. October 15, 1930)

United Kingdom; United States of America

Identified Rosaceae and collected Rosaceae