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M Gentiana nivalis L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Gentiana (family Gentianaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 229 1753.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calathiana nivalis (L.) Delarbre Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Chiophila nivalis Raf. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericala carpathica G.Don Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericala nivalis Gray Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ericoila nivalis Borkh. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gentiana aquatica Rchb. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gentiana carpathica Kit. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gentiana humilis Rochel [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gentiana minima Vill. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gentiana nivalis var. albiflora Lange Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Gentiana nivalis f. albiflora (Lange) J.M. Gillett Synonym L TRO
Gentiana nivalis f. nivalis Synonym L TRO
Hippion nivale F.W.Schmidt Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Lexipyretum nivale Dulac Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2821030.

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