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M Platanus excelsa Salisb. is a synonym of Platanus occidentalis L.

This name is a synonym of Platanus occidentalis L..

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym and as an illegitimate name with original publication details: Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton 393 1796.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:685852-1.

Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Platanus excelsa in version 1 of The Plant List.