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M Orostachys spinosa (L.) Sweet is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Orostachys (family Crassulaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Hort. Brit. ed. 2: 225 1830.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cotyledon erubescens (Maxim.) Franch. & Sav. Synonym M TRO
Cotyledon spinosa L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Crassula spinosa (L.) L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Orostachys chlorantha Fisch. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Orostachys erubescens (Maxim.) Ohwi Synonym M TRO
Sedum erubescens (Maxim.) Ohwi Synonym M TRO
Sedum spinosum (L.) Thunb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sempervivum cuspidatum Haw. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Umbilicus erubescens Maxim. Synonym M TRO
Umbilicus spinosus (L.) DC. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2386198, and has not been changed.