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L Ledum palustre L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ledum (family Ericaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 391 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:279380-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Ledum palustre var. angustum E.A. Busch Synonym L TRO
Ledum palustre var. palustre Synonym L TRO
Ledum tomentosum Stokes Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Rhododendron palustre (L.) Kron & Judd Synonym L TRO
Rhododendron tomentosum Harmaja Synonym L TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Ledum palustre subsp. decumbens (Aiton) Hultén Accepted L WCSP (in review) 5
Ledum palustre subsp. groenlandicum (Oeder) Hultén Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Ledum palustre in version 1 of The Plant List.