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H Betula nigra L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Betula (family Betulaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 21527) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 982 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
Betula americana Buc'hoz [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Betula lanulosa Michx. Synonym H WCSP
Betula nigra var. parvifolia Regel Synonym L WCSP
Betula rubra F.Michx. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-21527, and has not been changed.