Taxonomic Novelties Published in Selbyana, Volumes 1-21 (1975-2000)


new plant genera
plant family,
species names

How to Cite

Holst, B. K., & Worley, P. (2000). Taxonomic Novelties Published in Selbyana, Volumes 1-21 (1975-2000). Selbyana, 21(1/2), 177–192. Retrieved from


During its first 25 years, Selbyana has published the original descriptions of 675 new plant genera, species, and infraspecies for science. The following list includes these in alphabetical order by plant family, genus, and species names. A few nomina novae are included, but names of new status and new combinations are not. Also provided here are the volume, issue, page number, and year of publication, country of origin of each type, collector(s), collection number, and wher the types were designated for deposit.


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