659: Cotoneaster obtusus Wall.

Entry: 659
Page: 20
Cotoneaster obtusa, Wall
Taxon: Cotoneaster obtusus
Authority: Wall.
Specimens: 0
Herbarium Specimen Barcode Stable URI
Collection: 659.1: Cotoneaster obtusus Wall.
Page: 20
Kamaon RB.
Location: Kumaon
Kumaon ~ India
Collector: Blinkworth, R.

Robert Blinkworth

Plant collector for Nathaniel Wallich. His name is frequently abbreviated as "RB" or "Rt. B". Collected extensively in Kumaon in 1826 and 1827. Transferred to Saharanpur Botanic Garden in 1839, where he took charge of the tea plantations at Kumaon.

Specimens: 4 Show ▼ Hide ▲
Herbarium Specimen Barcode Stable URI
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh(E) E00288257 http://data.rbge.org.uk/herb/E00288257
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh(E) E00010980 http://data.rbge.org.uk/herb/E00010980
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh(E) E00288258 http://data.rbge.org.uk/herb/E00288258
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111528 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111528
Collection: 659.2: Cotoneaster obtusus Wall.
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Versus Laddak b. Moorcroft
Location: Ladakh
Ladakh ~ India
Collector: Moorcroft, W.

William Moorcroft (c. 1765-1825)

Explorer and veterinary surgeon. Inspector of Cavalry horses to EIC. Travelled extensively throughout the Himalayas, Tibet and Central Asia. Many collections from Ladakh.

Specimens: 2 Show ▼ Hide ▲
Herbarium Specimen Barcode Stable URI
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111529 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111529
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111530 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111530
Collection: 659.C: Cotoneaster obtusus Wall.
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Sirmore Dr Govan
Location: Sirmore
Sirmore ~ India
Collector: Govan, G.

George Govan (1787-1865)

Surgeon to the East India Company. First Superintendent of Saharanpur Botanical Gardens 1819-1821. Collections from the Himalayas, esp. Sirmore and Kumaon.

Specimens: 3 Show ▼ Hide ▲
Herbarium Specimen Barcode Stable URI
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111531 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111531
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111532 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111532
Royal Botanic Garden Kew (Wallich)(K-W) K001111533 http://specimens.kew.org/herbarium/K001111533