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H Juniperus osteosperma (Torr.) Little is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Juniperus (family Cupressaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 377597) with original publication details: Leafl. W. Bot. 5: 125 1948.

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
Juniperus californica var. osteosperma (Torr.) L.D.Benson Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus californica subsp. osteosperma (Torr.) A.E.Murray Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus californica var. utahense Vasey Synonym L TRO
Juniperus californica var. utahensis Engelm. Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus cosnino Lemmon Synonym H WCSP
Juniperus knightii A.Nelson Synonym H WCSP
Juniperus megalocarpa Sudw. Synonym H WCSP
Juniperus monosperma var. knightii (A.Nelson) Lemmon Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus occidentalis var. utahensis (Engelm.) A.H.Kent Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus tetragona var. osteosperma Torr. Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus utahensis (Engelm.) Lemmon Synonym H WCSP
Juniperus utahensis var. cosnino Lemmon Synonym L WCSP
Juniperus utahensis var. megalocarpa (Sudw.) Sarg. Synonym L WCSP
Sabina knightii (A.Nelson) Rydb. Synonym H WCSP
Sabina megalocarpa (Sudw.) Cockerell Synonym H WCSP
Sabina osteosperma (Torr.) Antoine Synonym H WCSP
Sabina utahensis (Engelm.) Rydb. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2332725, and has not been changed.