⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2674450, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Berberis chinensis var. paphlagonica (C.K.Schneid.) Ahrendt.
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Bull. Herb. Boissier II, 8: 259 1908.