The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Erica multiflora L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Erica (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. 355 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Erica dianthera Moench Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica multiflora var. alba Regel Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Erica multiflora f. alba (Regel) D.C.McClint. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Erica multiflora subsp. hyblaea Domina & Raimondo Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Erica peduncularis C.Presl Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica purpurascens Lam. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica umbellifera Loisel. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica vagans Desf. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericoides multiflorum (L.) Kuntze Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gypsocallis multiflora D.Don Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2793873, and has not been changed.