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H Origanum majorana L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 143853) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 590 1753.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Amaracus majorana (L.) Schinz & Thell. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana dubia (Boiss.) Briq. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana fragrans Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana hortensis Moench Synonym H WCSP
Majorana majorana (L.) H.Karst. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Majorana mexicana M.Martens & Galeotti Synonym H WCSP
Majorana ovalifolia Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Majorana ovatifolia Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Majorana suffruticosa Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana tenuifolia Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana tenuifolia Gray Synonym H WCSP
Majorana uncinata Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Majorana vulgaris Gray [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Origanum confertum Savi Synonym H WCSP
Origanum dubium Boiss. Synonym H WCSP
Origanum majorana var. majoranoides (Willd.) Nyman Synonym L WCSP
Origanum majorana var. tenuifolium Weston Synonym L WCSP
Origanum majoranoides Willd. Synonym H WCSP
Origanum odorum Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Origanum salvifolium Roth Synonym H WCSP
Thymus majorana (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-143853.

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