Plant Database forum: DB placement

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jmorth
Jan 23, 2014 12:22 AM CST
Star of Bethlehem (Hippobroma longiflora) is on p. 8 of Lobelia; seems strange though one of this plant's syn. is Lobelia longiflora. Wondering if it's in it's correct spot.
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Name: Evan
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eclayne
Jan 23, 2014 9:53 AM CST

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Hi j,
This is how it's supposed to work. When you browse by a genus name all entries of that genus, whether accepted or a synonym, are included. Hopefully someone who knows a plant as Lobelia longiflora will find it here and learn the currently accepted name in the process.
Evan
central Illinois
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jmorth
Jan 23, 2014 10:20 AM CST
Thanks Evan
Nothing that's been done can ever be changed.
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jan 23, 2014 10:35 AM CST

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Thumbs up
Evan

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