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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2488633, and has not been changed.

M Silene nutans L. 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: Sp. Pl. 417 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cucubalus nutans Lam. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucubalus quadrifidus Pollini [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucubalus rubens Roth Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Oncerum nutans Dulac Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Otites nutans Opiz Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Silene brachypoda Rouy Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Silene nutans var. brachypoda (Rouy) Molero Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Silene nutans subsp. smithiana (Moss) Jeanm. & Bocquet Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Silene nutans var. smithiana Moss Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Viscago nutans Fourr. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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