The typification of the Linnaean name Papaver medium (Papaveraceae) published in Flora Anglica
The typification of the Linnaean name Papaver medium is discussed. A Morison’s illustration is designated as the lectotype, lacking specimen of original material. The identity of the type is widely discussed reaching to the conclusion that P. medium is a synonym of P. dubium subp. dubium.
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