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L Cladium mariscus subsp. jamaicense (Crantz) Kük. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Cladium mariscus (L.) Pohl in the genus Cladium (family Cyperaceae).

* 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 233417) with original publication details: Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(1): 523 1938.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cladium bahiense Nees [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Cladium effusum Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Cladium jamaicense Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Cladium leptostachyum Nees Synonym H WCSP
Cladium mariscus var. ferruginescens Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cladium occidentale Schrad. Synonym H WCSP
Hypolytrum kuntzeanum Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus elevatus J.W.Moore Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus jamaicensis (Crantz) Britton Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus leptostachyus (Nees) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

The species Cladium mariscus (L.) Pohl has a further 24 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-233417, and has not been changed.