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H Actinoscirpus grossus (L.f.) Goetgh. & D.A.Simpson is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Actinoscirpus (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 217752) with original publication details: Kew Bull. 46: 171 1991.

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
Actinoscirpus grossus var. grossus Synonym L WCSP
Hymenochaeta grossa (L.f.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Hymenochaeta haematodes Nees & Meyen [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Hymenochaeta maxima (Roxb.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Isolepis maxima A.Dietr. Synonym H WCSP
Schoenoplectus grossus (L.f.) Palla Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus aemulans Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus canaliculatotriqueter Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus griffithii Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus grossus L.f. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus maximus Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus scaberrimus Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Actinoscirpus grossus var. kysoor (Roxb.) Noltie Accepted L WCSP 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-217752.

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