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L Empetrum nigrum subsp. hermaphroditum (Hagerup) Böcher is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Empetrum nigrum L. in the genus Empetrum (family Ericaceae).

* 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: Meddel. Grønland 147(9): 81 1952.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Empetrum arcticum V.N.Vassil. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum eamesii subsp. hermaphroditum (Hagerup) D.Löve Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum hermaphroditum Hagerup Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Empetrum hermaphroditum var. americanum V.N.Vassil. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum f. hermaphroditum (Hagerup) Lange Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Empetrum nigrum var. hermaphroditum (Hagerup) T.Sørensen Synonym L WCSP (in review)

The species Empetrum nigrum L. has a further 10 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2788488.

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