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M Aster amellus L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Aster (family Compositae).

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record AF9F4972-4B16-43AE-85A1-0B92FF929061) with original publication details: 873 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Amellus officinalis Gaterau Synonym M TICA
Amellus vulgaris Opiz Synonym M TICA
Aster acmellus Pall. Synonym M TICA
Aster albus Willd. ex Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Aster albus var. albus Synonym L TICA
Aster amelloides Hoffm. Synonym M TICA
Aster amellus var. amellus Synonym L TICA
Aster amellus subsp. amellus Synonym L TICA
Aster atticus Pall. Synonym M TICA
Aster collinus Salisb. Synonym M TICA
Aster elegans Nees [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Aster noeanus Sch.Bip. ex Nyman Synonym M TICA
Aster ottomanum Velen. Synonym M TICA
Aster pseudamellus Wender. Synonym M TICA
Aster pseudoamellus DC. Synonym M TICA
Aster purpureus Gueldenst. ex Ledeb. Synonym M TICA
Aster scepusiensis Kit. Synonym M TICA
Aster tinctorius Wallr. Synonym M TICA
Aster trinervius Gilib. [Invalid] Synonym M TICA
Diplopappus asperrimus (Nees) DC. Synonym M TICA
Diplopappus laxus Benth. Synonym M TICA
Galatella asperrima Nees Synonym M TICA

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Aster amellus subsp. bessarabicus (Bernh. ex Rchb.) Soó Accepted L TICA 4
Aster amellus subsp. ibericus (Steven) V.E.Avet. Accepted L TICA 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-6220.

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