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Re: [Aroid-l] Gonatopus angustus
From: Ron Kaufmann <kaufmann at sandiego.edu>
on 2011.06.21 at 03:48:53|
Gonatopus rhizomatosus is a basionym (old name) for Gonatopus
angustus (accepted name). You can find this information on the
International Aroid Society web site at
On 6/20/2011 2:14 PM, E.Vincent Morano wrote:
|I just bought what
is claimed to be Gonatopus angustus from a seller on ebay.
The tuber looks like G. rhizomatosus. Its a rhizome. What do
Gonatopus angustus tubers look like?
He tells me via private message after Ive bought
it that the rhizomes in the picture are G. rhizomatosus but the listing title
is for Gonatopus angustus. And what do I
relieve? the middle Y shaped rhizome of G. rhizomatosus! Im hopping this is a
mistake but something else he said in his
message makes me feel like some kind of
skulduggery is taking place here. He says that
his plant was verified by Josef Bogner as being Gonatopus
hopping that there is some kind of mistake here but I sure
smell fish! here is the closed ebay listing http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&_trksid=p4340.l2557&rt=nc&nma=true&item=250837286974&si=ypFerPbz%252BXEahRwNC6yDsarY7i4%253D&viewitem=&sspagename=STRK%3AMEWNX%3AIT
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