The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Argemone mexicana f. leiocarpa (Greene) Ownbey is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Argemone mexicana L. in the genus Argemone (family Papaveraceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 21: 37 1958.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Argemone alba var. leiocarpa Fedde Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Argemone leiocarpa Greene Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Argemone leiocarpa var. mexicanoides Fedde Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Argemone leiocarpa var. ochroleucoides Fedde Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Argemone mexicana var. anacanthoidea Fedde Synonym L WCSP (in review)

The species Argemone mexicana L. has a further 14 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2650522, and has not been changed.