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M Silene alpestris Jacq. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Fl. Austriac. 1: 60 1773.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cucubalus quadrifidus L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Heliosperma alpestre (Jacq.) Rchb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Heliosperma arcanum Zapał. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ixoca alpestris (Jacq.) Soják Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Ixoca arcana (Zapał.) Ikonn. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ixoca tenella Raf. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Lychnis alpestris L.f. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Lychnis quadrifida Scop. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Oncerum alpinum Dulac Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Silene austriaca Dum.Cours. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2485757.

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