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M Linum usitatissimum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Linum (family Linaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 277 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:544772-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Linum crepitans (Boenn.) Dumort. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Linum humile Mill. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Linum indehiscens (Neilr.) Vavilov & Elladi Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Linum usitatissimum var. crepitans Boenn. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Linum usitatissimum subsp. crepitans Elladi Synonym L TRO
Linum usitatissimum subsp. humile (Mill.) Chernom. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Linum usitatissimum var. humile (Mill.) Pers. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Linum usitatissimum var. indehiscens Neilr. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Linum usitatissimum f. usitatissimum 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
Linum usitatissimum var. stenophyllum (Boiss.) Rech.f. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2353429.

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