The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Lamium purpureum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Lamium (family Lamiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 107573) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 579 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
Lamiopsis purpurea (L.) Opiz Synonym H WCSP
Lamium albiflorum Schur Synonym H WCSP
Lamium boreale Druce Synonym H WCSP
Lamium coesfeldiae Weihe ex Rchb. Synonym H WCSP
Lamium decipiens Sond. ex Martrin-Donos Synonym H WCSP
Lamium durandoi Pomel Synonym H WCSP
Lamium foetidum Garsault [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Lamium foetidum Gilib. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Lamium guestphalicum Weihe ex Nyman Synonym H WCSP
Lamium molle Aiton Synonym H WCSP
Lamium nudum Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Lamium ocimifolium Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Lamium purpureum var. albiflorum Dumort. Synonym L WCSP
Lamium purpureum var. decipiens Sond. ex W.D.J.Koch Synonym L WCSP
Lamium purpureum var. exannulatum Loret & Barrandon Synonym L WCSP
Lamium purpureum var. purpureum Synonym L WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Lamium purpureum var. ehrenbergii (Boiss. & Reut.) Mennema Accepted L WCSP 1
Lamium purpureum var. hybridum (Vill.) Vill. Accepted L WCSP 2
Lamium purpureum var. incisum (Willd.) Pers. Accepted L WCSP 8
Lamium purpureum var. moluccellifolium Schumach. Accepted L WCSP 1

The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-107573.

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