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M Platanus occidentalis Hook. & Arn. is a misapplied name

In the past this name has been erroneously used to refer to Platanus racemosa Nutt..

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as a misapplied name with original publication details: Bot. Beechey Voy. 160 1833.

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 occidentalis in version 1 of The Plant List.