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L Scleranthus annuus subsp. polycarpos (L.) Bonnier & Layens is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Scleranthus annuus L. in the genus Scleranthus (family Caryophyllaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Tabl. Syn. Pl. Vasc. France 109 1894.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Scleranthus annuus subsp. polycarpos (L.) Thell. Synonym L TRO
Scleranthus polycarpos L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

The species Scleranthus annuus L. has a further 4 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2869984, and has not been changed.