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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2488689, with some changes.

M Silene latifolia Poir. 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: Voy. Barbarie 2: 165 1789.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Lychnis divaricata Rchb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lychnis × loveae B. Boivin Synonym M TRO
Lychnis macrocarpa Boiss. & Reut. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lychnis pratensis Raf. Synonym M TRO
Lychnis vespertina Sibth. Synonym M TRO
Melandrium album (Mill.) Garcke Synonym M TRO
Melandrium boissieri Schischk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melandrium dioicum subsp. album (Mill.) D. Löve Synonym L TRO
Melandrium latifolium (Poir.) Maire Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melandrium macrocarpum Willk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Silene dioica A. DC. Synonym M TRO
Silene macrocarpa (Boiss. & Reut.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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