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H Nepeta cataria L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 134509) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 570 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
Calamintha albiflora Vaniot Synonym H WCSP
Cataria tomentosa Gilib. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Cataria vulgaris Gaterau Synonym H WCSP
Glechoma cataria (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Glechoma macrura (Ledeb. ex Spreng.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta americana Vitman [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta bodinieri Vaniot Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta cataria var. citriodora (Dumort.) Lej. Synonym L WCSP
Nepeta ceretana Sennen Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta citriodora Dumort. Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta laurentii Sennen Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta macrura Ledeb. ex Spreng. Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta minor Mill. Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta mollis Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta ruderalis Boiss. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta tomentosa Vitman Synonym H WCSP
Nepeta vulgaris Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-134509.

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