The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Veratrum nigrum L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Veratrum (family Melanthiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 291285) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1044 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Helonias nigra (L.) Ker Gawl. Synonym H WCSP
Melanthium nigrum (L.) Thunb. Synonym H WCSP
Veratrum bracteatum Batalin Synonym H WCSP
Veratrum nigrum var. microcarpum Loes. Synonym L WCSP
Veratrum nigrum subsp. ussuriense (O.Loes.) Vorosch. Synonym L WCSP
Veratrum nigrum var. ussuriense O.Loes. Synonym L WCSP
Veratrum purpureum Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Veratrum ussuriense (O.Loes.) Nakai Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-291285.

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