NAMES OF HYBRIDS
H.12.1. Subordinate taxa within nothospecies may be recognized without an obligation to specify parent taxa at the subordinate rank. In this case non-hybrid infraspecific categories of the appropriate rank are used.
Ex. 1. Mentha
(R. Hartig) Rehder and
(Poir.) Rehder (see also
Art. H.4 Note 1
As there is no statement of parentage at the rank concerned there is no
control of circumscription at this rank by parentage (compare
It is not feasible to treat subdivisions of
nothospecies by the methods of both
and H.12.1 at the same rank.
H.12.2. Names published at the rank of nothomorph
1 are treated as having been published as names of varieties (see
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