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H Sequoiadendron giganteum (Lindl.) J.Buchholz is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Sequoiadendron (family Cupressaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 381300) with original publication details: Amer. J. Bot. 26: 536 1939.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Americus gigantea (Lindl.) Hanford Synonym H WCSP
Americus giganteus (Lindl.) Hanford, William H. Synonym M TRO
Gigantabies wellingtoniana (Seem.) J.Nelson [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Sequoia gigantea (Lindl.) Decne. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Sequoia gigantea f. pendula (Briolay-Goiffon ex Carrière) Beissn. Synonym L WCSP
Sequoia gigantea var. pendula (Briolay-Goiffon ex Carrière) Lavallée Synonym L WCSP
Sequoia washingtoniana Sudw. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Sequoia wellingtonia Seem. Synonym H WCSP
Sequoia wellingtonia var. pendula (Briolay-Goiffon ex Carrière) A.H.Kent Synonym L WCSP
Sequoiadendron giganteum f. pendulum (Briolay-Goiffon ex Carrière) Rehder Synonym L WCSP
Steinhauera gigantea (Lindl.) Kuntze ex Voss Synonym H WCSP
Taxodium giganteum (Lindl.) Kellogg & Behr Synonym H WCSP
Taxodium washingtonianum Winslow [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Taxodium washingtonium Winsl. Synonym M TRO
Washingtonia americana Gordon Synonym H WCSP
Washingtonia californica Winslow [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Washingtonia gigantea (Lindl.) Carrière Synonym H WCSP
Wellingtonia californica Sarg. Synonym H WCSP
Wellingtonia gigantea Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Wellingtonia gigantea var. pendula Carrière Synonym L WCSP
Wellingtonia pendula Briolay-Goiffon ex Carrière Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2587860.

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