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M Silene latifolia Poir. 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: Voy. Barbarie 2: 165 1789.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:157647-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Lychnis divaricata Rchb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lychnis × loveae B. Boivin Synonym M TRO
Lychnis macrocarpa Boiss. & Reut. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lychnis pratensis Raf. Synonym M TRO
Lychnis vespertina Sibth. Synonym M TRO
Melandrium album (Mill.) Garcke Synonym M TRO
Melandrium boissieri Schischk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melandrium dioicum subsp. album (Mill.) D. Löve Synonym L TRO
Melandrium latifolium (Poir.) Maire Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melandrium macrocarpum Willk. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Silene alba subsp. divaricata (Rchb.) Walters Synonym L TRO
Silene latifolia subsp. latifolia Synonym L TRO
Silene macrocarpa (Boiss. & Reut.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Silene pratensis subsp. divaricata (Rchb.) McNeill & C. Prantice Synonym L TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Silene latifolia subsp. alba (Mill.) Greuter & Burdet Accepted L WCSP (in review) 4
Silene latifolia subsp. eriocalycina (Boiss.) Greuter & Burdet Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1
Silene latifolia subsp. mariziana (Gand.) Greuter & Burdet Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2488689.

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