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M Empetrum nigrum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Empetrum (family Ericaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1022 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:30371508-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Chamaetaxus nigra (L.) Bubani Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum crassifolium Raf. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum medium Carmich. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum f. ciliatum Jordal Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum f. cylindricum Lepage Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum subsp. nigrum Synonym L TRO
Empetrum nigrum var. nigrum Synonym L TRO
Empetrum nigrum f. nigrum Synonym L TRO
Empetrum procumbens Gilib. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum scoticum auct. Synonym M 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
Empetrum nigrum subsp. albidum (V.N.Vassil.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1
Empetrum nigrum subsp. androgynum (V.N.Vassil.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2
Empetrum nigrum subsp. asiaticum (Nakai ex H.Ito) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 10
Empetrum nigrum var. atropurpureum (Fernald & Wiegand) B.Boivin Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum subsp. caucasicum (Juz.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2
Empetrum nigrum subsp. hermaphroditum (Hagerup) Böcher Accepted L WCSP (in review) 6
Empetrum nigrum subsp. kardakovii (V.N.Vassil.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1
Empetrum nigrum var. purpureum (Raf.) A.DC. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum f. purpureum (Raf.) Fernald Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2
Empetrum nigrum subsp. sibiricum (V.N.Vassil.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 3
Empetrum nigrum subsp. subholarcticum (V.N.Vassil.) Kuvaev Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2788473.

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