The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Silene nivalis (Kit.) Rohrb. 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: Monogr. Silene 142 1869.

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
Agrostemma nivalis (Kit.) G.Don Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Lychnis nivalis Kit. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Lychnis siegeri Steud. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Melandrium nivale (Kit.) Nyman Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Polyschemone nivalis (Kit.) Schott, Nyman & Kotschy Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Steris nivalis (Kit.) Ikonn. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Viscaria sigeri Griseb. & Schenk Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2488642, and has not been changed.