Typical specimens of genus Artemisia L. s.l. (Asteraceae) kept in the herbarium of St. Petersburg State University (LECB)
This article continues a series of publications devoted to the historical collections and collections of type herbarium specimens stored in the Herbarium of Department of Botany, St. Petersburg State University (SPbSU) (LECB). As a result of critical study of the genus Artemisia L. s. l. (Asteraceae) in the Herbarium LECB 134 type specimens for 93 taxa of the genera Absinthium Mill. and Artemisia L. (43 species, 1 subspecies, 48 varieties and 1 form) are identified. In the collection the types (syntype and isotypes) for taxa described by C. Willdenow, M. von Bieberstein, C. Ledebour, W. Besser, A. Bunge, I. M. Krasheninnikov and some others from Siberia, Central Asia, Iran, Caucasus, Crimea and even the Hawaiian Islands in Oceania are presented. Refs 22.
systematics, type specimens, St. Petersbug State University, Herbarium LECB, Artemisia, Asteraceae
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