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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2761851, with some changes.

M Descurainia sophia (L.) Webb ex Prantl is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Descurainia (family Brassicaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(2): 192 1892.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Arabis sophia (L.) Bernh. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Crucifera sophia (L.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Descurainia sophia var. brachycarpa O.E. Schulz Synonym L TRO
Descurainia sophia var. macrophylla (Barnéoud) Prantl Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Descurainia sophia var. sophia (L.) Webb ex Prantl Synonym L TRO
Discurea sophia (L.) Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hesperis sophia (L.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Phryne sophia (L.) Bubani Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sisymbrium parviflorum Lam. Synonym M TRO
Sisymbrium persicum Spreng. Synonym M TRO
Sisymbrium sophia L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sisymbrium sophia var. brachycarpum Boiss. Synonym L TRO
Sisymbrium tripinnatum DC. Synonym M TRO
Sophia chirurgorum Garsault [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sophia lobelii Rupr. Synonym M TRO
Sophia multifida Gilib. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Sophia parviflora (Lam.) Standl. Synonym M TRO
Sophia sophia (L.) Britton [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sophia vulgaris Fourr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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