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TypeNomenclature
LanguageEnglish
ISO 639-3eng
NoteArticle 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although Schumacher used Meroë in the original publication, the name of this genus must be corrected to Meroe.
SourceNot documented
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2013-09-02 08:11:54Z  created  Sartori, André F.