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M Erica scoparia 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. 353 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:329579-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Chlorocodon scoparium (L.) Fourr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica absinthioides Spreng. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica fucata Thunb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica platycodon (Webb & Berthel.) Rivas Mart. & al. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Erica scoparia var. platycodon Webb & Berthel. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Erica scoparia subsp. platycodon (Webb & Berthel.) A.Hansen & G.Kunkel Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Erica virgulata J.C.Wendl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericoides fucatum (Thunb.) Kuntze Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericoides scoparium (L.) Kuntze 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
Erica scoparia subsp. maderincola D.C.McClint. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2794397, and has not been changed.