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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

* February 06, 1862 – December 19, 1948 †

Germany

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Alexandru Borza
Borza, Alexandru

* May 21, 1887 – September 03, 1971 †

Austria-Hungary; Romania

Identified Fabaceae and collected Asteraceae

Boulos, Loutfy

* May 14, 1932 – April 27, 2015 †

Egypt

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Comber, Harold Frederick

* December 31, 1897 – April 23, 1969 †

United Kingdom

Collected Asteraceae

Davis, Peter Hadland

* June 18, 1918 – March 05, 1992 †

United Kingdom

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Asteraceae

René Louiche Desfontaines
Desfontaines, René Louiche

* February 14, 1750 – November 16, 1833 †

France

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Poaceae

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Farrer, Reginald

* February 17, 1880 – October 17, 1920 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Ericaceae

Peter Forsskål
Forsskål, Peter

* January 11, 1732 – July 11, 1763 †

Sweden

Collected Muricidae

Gardner, Martin

United Kingdom

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Hohenacker, Rudolph Friedrich

* July 10, 1798 – November 14, 1874 †

Switzerland

Collected Asteraceae

Vivi Laurent-Täckholm
Laurent-Täckholm, Vivi

* January 07, 1898 – May 03, 1978 †

Sweden

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Fabaceae

Dmitry Lyskov
Lyskov, Dmitry

Russian Federation

Identified Apiaceae and collected Apiaceae

Preiss, Ludwig

* November 21, 1811 – May 21, 1883 †

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae

Nikolay Mikhaylovich Przhevalsky
Przhevalsky, Nikolay Mikhaylovich

* March 31, 1839 – October 20, 1888 †

Russian Empire

Identified Ephedraceae and collected Ranunculaceae

Joseph Rock
Rock, Joseph

* January 13, 1884 – December 05, 1962 †

Austria; United States

Identified Lobariaceae and collected Ericaceae

Identified Poaceae and collected Asteraceae

Sintenis, Paul

* June 04, 1847 – March 06, 1907 †

Prussia

Identified Lamiaceae and collected Fabaceae

Wendelbo, Per Erland Berg

* September 19, 1927 – September 25, 1981 †

Norway

Identified Asteraceae and collected Asteraceae

Ernest Henry Wilson
Wilson, Ernest Henry

* February 15, 1876 – October 15, 1930 †

United Kingdom; United States

Identified Rosaceae and collected Rosaceae