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H Origanum onites 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 143884) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 590 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
Majorana cretica Mill. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana onites (L.) Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana orega (Vogel) Briq. Synonym H WCSP
Majorana oreja Walp. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Majorana smyrnaea (L.) T.Nees Synonym H WCSP
Onites tomentosus Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Origanum album Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Origanum heracleoticum W.D.J.Koch [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Origanum orega Vogel Synonym H WCSP
Origanum pallidum Desf. Synonym H WCSP
Origanum smyrnaeum L. Synonym H WCSP
Origanum tragoriganum Zucc. ex Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Schizocalyx smyrnaeus (L.) Scheele Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-143884.

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