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H Mercurialis perennis L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Mercurialis (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 125768) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1037 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
Mercurialis alpina Schur Synonym H WCSP
Mercurialis cynocrambe Scop. Synonym H WCSP
Mercurialis longifolia Host [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Mercurialis nemoralis Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Mercurialis perennis var. brachyphylla Willk. Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis f. glabra Beck Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis f. ovatifolia Hausskn. Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis f. robusta Gross Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis f. saxicola Beck Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis var. subalpina Schur Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis perennis f. sylvatica (Hoppe) Rouy & Foucaud Synonym L WCSP
Mercurialis sylvatica Hoppe Synonym H WCSP
Mercurialis sylvestris Bubani Synonym H WCSP
Synema perenne (L.) Dulac Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-125768, and has not been changed.