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H Lycoris aurea (L'Hér.) Herb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Lycoris (family Amaryllidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 280596) with original publication details: Bot. Mag. 47: t. 2113, p. 5 1819.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Amaryllis africana Lam. Synonym H WCSP
Amaryllis aurea L'Hér. Synonym H WCSP
Amaryllis platypetala Lindl. ex Bury Synonym H WCSP
Lycoris africana (Lam.) M.Roem. Synonym H WCSP
Lycoris aurea var. angustitepala P.S.Hsu & al. Synonym L WCSP
Lycoris aurea var. aurea Synonym L TRO
Lycoris aurea var. surgens Worsley ex Traub. & Moldenke Synonym L WCSP
Lycoris lajolla Traub Synonym H WCSP
Lycoris traubii W.Hayw. Synonym H WCSP
Nerine aurea (L'Hér.) Sweet Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-280596.

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