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M Cerastium alpinum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cerastium (family Caryophyllaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 438 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:302288-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Alsine alpina (L.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium acutifolium Dufour Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum subsp. alpinum Synonym L TRO
Cerastium alpinum var. alpinum Synonym L TRO
Cerastium alpinum var. aquaticum Boiss. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum subsp. aquaticum (Boiss.) Mart.Parras & Molero Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum subsp. babiogorense Zapał. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum var. glanduliferum W.D.J.Koch Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum f. pulvinata Simmons Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum var. sordidum Hultén Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium alpinum var. vestitum Hultén Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium arvense var. alpinum (L.) Benth. Synonym L TRO
Cerastium atratum Lapeyr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium bombycinum Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium hirsutum Fisch. ex Ser. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium laniferum Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium lanuginosum Willd. ex Rchb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium latifolium Edmondston [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium microphyllum Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium rotundifolium Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium saxatile Turcz. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cerastium viscosissimum Schur Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Stellaria alpina Gray Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Cerastium alpinum var. lanatum (Lam.) Hegetschw. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 6
Cerastium alpinum var. nevadense Pau Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2709871.

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