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M Cerastium comatum Desv. 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: J. Bot. Agric. 5: 228 1816.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cerastium illyricum subsp. comatum (Desv.) P.D.Sell & Whitehead Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cerastium illyricum subsp. pilosum Rouy & Foucaud Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2710174, and has not been changed.