The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Asparagus aethiopicus L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asparagus (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 274924) with original publication details: Mant. Pl. 1 1770.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Asparagopsis aethiopica (L.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagopsis lancea (Thunb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus aculeatus Voss Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus laetus Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus lanceus Thunb. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus maximus Voss Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus sprengeri Regel Synonym H WCSP
Protasparagus aethiopicus (L.) Oberm. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-274924, and has not been changed.