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H Gahnia aspera (R.Br.) Spreng. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Gahnia (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 246449) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 114 1825.

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
Cladium asperum (R.Br.) F.Muell. Synonym H WCSP
Gahnia aspera var. angustinus Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Gahnia aspera subsp. aspera Synonym L WCSP
Gahnia aspera f. distans Domin Synonym L WCSP
Gahnia boninsimae Maxim. Synonym H WCSP
Gahnia rawacensis (Kunth) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Gahnia stokesii F.Br. Synonym H WCSP
Hexalepis scabrifolia Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Lampocarya aspera R.Br. Synonym H WCSP
Lampocarya rawacensis Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Mariscus asper (R.Br.) Kuntze [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Gahnia aspera subsp. globosa (H.Mann) J.Kern Accepted L WCSP 5

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-246449.

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