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Re: Alocasia reticulata??

  • Subject: Re: Alocasia reticulata??
  • From: "Denis" <denis@skg.com>
  • Date: Fri, 29 Feb 2008 13:44:34 -0500

Title: Message
Look under species name Alocasia zebrina reticulata
-----Original Message-----
From: aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com [mailto:aroid-l-bounces@gizmoworks.com] On Behalf Of ExoticRainforest
Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2008 12:11 PM
To: Discussion of aroids
Subject: [Aroid-l] Alocasia reticulata??

This specimen was given to me by collector Teri Baber with the tag "Alocasia reticulata".  However, even though I've found this plant on the web with that name, I cannot find a species with the name on any of the botanical sources.  Would one of you Alocasia experts out there tell me if this is a species or possibly a hybrid?  I'm also curious if the name possibly originated in one of Graf's books.  If it is a species, what is the correct name.  And if the name Alocasia reticulata is a hybrid name can someone direct me to the source?  It appears to resemble Alocasia zebrina but I can't be certain.
 
Thanks!
 
Steve Lucas
 
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