How to tackle revisions of large genera: lessons from Macaranga and Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae).

@article{Welzen2009HowTT,
  title={How to tackle revisions of large genera: lessons from Macaranga and Mallotus (Euphorbiaceae).},
  author={Peter C. Welzen and K.K.M. Kulju and S.E.C. Sierra},
  journal={Blumea},
  year={2009},
  volume={54},
  pages={25-28}
}
Two approaches to revise large genera are discussed. The first approach can be done by a single person, who revises the genus area after area. The other approach is by a team that revises per infrageneric taxon (preferably a single person per infrageneric group). The two approaches have their positive and negative sides, but both give good results. One problem with both approaches is to keep an overview of a possible infrageneric classification. The latter problem can be tackled by performing… 

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