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L Acorus calamus var. americanus Raf. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Acorus calamus L. in the genus Acorus (family Acoraceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 2305) with original publication details: Med. Fl. 1: 25 1828.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Acorus americanus (Raf.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP

The species Acorus calamus L. has a further 26 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2305, and has not been changed.