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A note on Aster amellus

  title={A note on Aster amellus},
  author={Miloslav Kovanda},
Two cytotypes occurring within Aster amellus L., diploid (2n=18) and hexaploid (2n=54) are briefly discussed. Evidence is presented that they are specifically distinct both in quantitative and qualitative characters. The hexaploid cytotype is shown to be identical with what was described as Aster scepusiensis KITAIBEL ex KANITZ 1863. The name A. amellus L. should be reserved for the diploids. 
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