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M Moenchia erecta (L.) P.Gaertn., B.Mey. & Scherb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Moenchia (family Caryophyllaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Oekon. Fl. Wetterau 1: 219 1799.

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
Alsine erecta (L.) Crantz Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Alsine quaternella (Ehrh.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Alsinella erecta (L.) Moench Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium erectum (L.) Coss. & Germ. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium erectum Cosson & Germ. Synonym M TRO
Cerastium octandrum (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) E.G.Camus [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium quaternellum Fenzl Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Doerriena erecta (L.) Borkh. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Holosteum filiforme Risso ex Willk. & Lange Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Malachium erectum (L.) Gren. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Malachium octandrum (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) Gren. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Moenchia erecta subsp. erecta Synonym L TRO
Moenchia erecta subsp. octandra (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) Cout. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Moenchia glauca Pers. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Moenchia octandra (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J.Koch) J.Gay Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Moenchia quaternella Ehrh. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Sagina erecta L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sagina octandra Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J.Koch Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2369380.

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