Named for Archibald Menzies, ship’s surgeon on the Vancouver Expedition 1791–1795., Lectotype (designated by Allan 1961): New Zealand. Dusky Bay, 1791, A. Menzies s.n. (K, image).
Please note that Heenan & Smissen 2013 state "1781" as the collection date for the specimen designated as Lectotype. Hooker (1844) gives the date for this collection from Dusky Bay as 1791.
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Heenan, P.B.; Smissen, R.D. 2013: Revised circumscription of Nothofagus and recognition of the segregate genera Fuscospora, Lophozonia, and Trisyngyne (Nothofagaceae). Phytotaxa 146(1): 1–31.