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H Dichelostemma capitatum (Benth.) Alph.Wood is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 304178) with original publication details: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 20: 173 1868.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Brodiaea capitata Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Brodiaea capitata var. alba Orcutt Synonym L WCSP
Brodiaea capitata var. insularis (Greene) J.F.Macbr. Synonym L WCSP
Brodiaea insularis Greene Synonym H WCSP
Dichelostemma capitatum subsp. capitatum Synonym L WCSP
Dichelostemma insulare (Greene) Greene Synonym H WCSP
Dichelostemma pulchellum var. capitatum (Benth.) Reveal Synonym L WCSP
Dipterostemon capitatus (Benth.) Rydb. Synonym H WCSP
Dipterostemon insularis (Greene) Rydb. Synonym H WCSP
Hookera capitata (Benth.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Milla capitata (Benth.) Baker Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Dichelostemma capitatum subsp. lacuna-vernalis (L.W.Lenz) D.W.Taylor Accepted L WCSP 1
Dichelostemma capitatum subsp. pauciflorum (Torr.) Keator Accepted L WCSP 7

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-304178.

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