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H Tsuga mertensiana (Bong.) Carrière is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Tsuga (family Pinaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 379433) with original publication details: Traité Gén. Conif. ed. 2: 250 1867.

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
Abies mertensiana (Bong.) Lindl. & Gordon Synonym H WCSP
Abies pattoniana J.Jeffrey ex Balf. Synonym H WCSP
Abies pattonii J.Jeffrey ex Gordon [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Abies taxifolia J.Jeffrey ex Gordon Synonym H WCSP
Abies williamsonii Newb. Synonym H WCSP
Hesperopeuce mertensiana (Bong.) Rydb. Synonym H WCSP
Hesperopeuce pattoniana (J.Jeffrey ex Balf.) Lemmon Synonym H WCSP
Picea californica Carrière Synonym H WCSP
Picea hookeriana (A. Murray bis) Bertrand Synonym M TRO
Picea mertensiana Gordon Synonym H WCSP
Pinus mertensiana Bong. Synonym H WCSP
Pinus pattoniana (J.Jeffrey ex Balf.) Parl. Synonym H WCSP
Tsuga mertensiana var. macrophylla Beissn. Synonym L WCSP
Tsuga pattoniana (J.Jeffrey ex Balf.) Engelm. Synonym H WCSP
Tsuga pattonii Coville [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Tsuga williamsonii (Newb.) de Vos Synonym H WCSP
TsugaXPicea hookeriana (A. Murray bis) M. Van Campo-Duplan and H. Gaussen Synonym M 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
Tsuga mertensiana subsp. grandicona Farjon Accepted L WCSP 11

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2516752, and has not been changed.