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Nomenclatural History


Azalea atlantica Ashe, Bull.Charles.Mus.l3:26(1917).TyPe:SouthCaroUna, Georgetown Co ï moist pine woods, Kinlock, 1 v 1916, W. W. Ashe s.n. (lecto., designated here, GH). Azalea atlantica Ashe var. luteo-alba Coker, J. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Soc. 36: 98, pi. 1 (1920). Rhododendron atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder var. luteo-album (Coker) Rehder, Monogr. Azaleas 150 (1921). R. atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder f. luteo-album (Coker) Fern. Rhodora 43: 622. (1941).Type: South Carolina, Darlington Co.: flatwoods, Hartsville, 4 iv 1918, /. L. Coker, Jr s.n. (lecto., designated here, NCU). Azalea neglecta Ashe, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 47: 581 (1920). Rhododendron neglectum (Ashe) Ashe, Rhodora 23: 179 (1921). R. atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder f. neglectum (Ashe) Rehder, Monogr. Azaleas, 149-150 (1921). Type: South Carolina, Darlington Co.: moist pine woods, Kinlock, Georgetown, 1 v 1916, W. W. Ashe s.n. (holo. GH). Rhododendron atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder f. confusumVzm., Rhodora43: 622 (1941). Type: Virginia, Princess Anne Co.: dry oak thicket, Virginia Beach, 4 v 1935, Fernald & Griscom 4479 (holo. GH). Rhododendron atlanticum (Ashe) Rehder f. tom6>/o&wmFern.,Rhodora43:622 (1941). Type: Virginia, Nansemond Co.: a considerable colony, 6-9dm high, in dry white sand of pineland, south west of Marsh Hill School, south of South Quay, 10 v 1940, Fernald & Long 11881 (holo. GH; iso. GH, NY, PH).



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