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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2485026, with some changes.

M Silene acaulis (L.) Jacq. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Silene (family Caryophyllaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Enum. Stirp. Vindob. 242 1762.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cucubalus acaulis L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucubalus muscosus Lam. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lychnis acaulis (L.) Scop. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Oncerum acaule (L.) Dulac Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Silene acaulis subsp. arctica Á. Löve & D. Löve Synonym L TRO
Silene acaulis subsp. longiscapa Vierh. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Silene acaulis subsp. subacaulescens (F.N. Williams) Hultén Synonym L TRO
Silene elongata Bellardi Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Silene exscapa All. Synonym M TRO
Xamilenis uniflora Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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