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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-124103, with some changes.

H Melissa officinalis L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melissa (family Lamiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 124103) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 592 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Faucibarba officinalis (L.) Dulac Synonym H WCSP
Mutelia officinalis (L.) Gren. ex Mutel Synonym H WCSP
Thymus melissa E.H.L.Krause Synonym H WCSP

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