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L Metrosideros collina var. villosa (L.f.) A.Gray is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Metrosideros collina (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) A.Gray in the genus Metrosideros (family Myrtaceae).

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 126385) with original publication details: U.S. Expl. Exped., Phan. 1: 558 1854.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Melaleuca villosa L.f. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros acuminata Decne. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros collina var. glaberrima (Bertero ex Guillaumin) A.Gray Synonym L WCSP
Metrosideros lutea A.Gray Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros obovata Hook. & Arn. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros spectabilis Sol. ex Gaertn. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros taitensis Decne. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros villosa (L.f.) Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros villosa var. glaberrima Bertero ex Guillaumin Synonym L WCSP
Nania lutea A.Heller Synonym H WCSP
Nania obovata (Hook. & Arn.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

The species Metrosideros collina (J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.) A.Gray has a further 6 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-126385, and has not been changed.