The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Ruscus hypoglossum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ruscus (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 286774) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1041 1753.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Platyruscus hypoglossum (L.) A.P.Khokhr. & V.N.Tikhom. Synonym H WCSP
Ruscus alexandrinus Garsault [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Ruscus humilis Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Ruscus hypoglossum var. laticladodia Yalt. Synonym L WCSP
Ruscus hypophyllum var. hypoglossum (L.) Baker Synonym L WCSP
Ruscus troadensis E.D.Clarke Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-286774, and has not been changed.