In defence of the transfer of Nablonium to Ammobium (Asteraceae-Gnaphalieae), a reply to Orchard

@article{Anderberg1992InDO,
  title={In defence of the transfer of Nablonium to Ammobium (Asteraceae-Gnaphalieae), a reply to Orchard},
  author={Arne A. Anderberg},
  journal={Telopea},
  year={1992},
  volume={5},
  pages={13-19}
}
Anderberg, Arne A. (Swedish Museum of Natural History, Department of Phanerogamic Botany, p.o. Box 50007, S-104 05 Stockholm, Sweden) 1992. In defence of the transfer of Nablonium to Ammobium (Asteraceae-GnaphaIieae), a reply to Orchard. Telopea 5(1): 13-19. The relationship between Ammobium (2 species) and Nablonium (1 species) has once again been examined. A cladistic parsimony analysis has been undertaken based on the data presented in support of an alternative taxonomic treatment (Orchard… 

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