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H Fritillaria meleagris L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Fritillaria (family Liliaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 306743) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 304 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
Fritillaria contorta Baker Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria graminifolia Stokes Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria lutea Rchb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria major Baker Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria meleagris var. contorta (Baker) W.Mill. Synonym L WCSP
Fritillaria meleagris subsp. meleagris Synonym L WCSP
Fritillaria montana Sanguin. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria pallida Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria praecox K.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Fritillaria tesselata Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Lilium meleagris (L.) E.H.L.Krause 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
Fritillaria meleagris subsp. burnatii (Planch.) Rix Accepted L WCSP 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-306743.

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