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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-19929, with some changes.

H Basilicum polystachyon (L.) Moench is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 19929) with original publication details: Suppl. Meth. 143 1802.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Basilicum polystachyon var. stereocladum Briq. Synonym L WCSP
Lehmannia ocymoidea Jacq. ex Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Lumnitzera ocimoides Jacq. ex Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Lumnitzera polystachyon (L.) J.Jacq. ex Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Moschosma dimidiatum (Schumach. & Thonn.) Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Moschosma polystachyon (L.) Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum dimidiatum Schumach. & Thonn. Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum moschatum Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum polystachyon L. Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum tashiroi Hayata Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum tenuiflorum Burm. f. Synonym M TRO
Perxo polystachyon (L.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Plectranthus micranthus Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Plectranthus parviflorus R.Br. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Plectranthus polystachyus (L.) Rchb. Synonym M TRO

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