The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Iris spuria L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Iris (family Iridaceae).

The record derives from iPlants (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 322411) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 39 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
Chamaeiris reichenbachiana (Klatt) M.B.Crespo Synonym H iPlants
Chamaeiris spuria (L.) Medik. Synonym H iPlants
Chamaeiris spuria var. danica (Dykes) M.B.Crespo Synonym L iPlants
Iris cardiopetala Borbás Synonym H iPlants
Iris gueldenstadtiana subsp. subbarbata (Joó) Nyman Synonym L iPlants
Iris reichenbachiana Klatt Synonym H iPlants
Iris sordida Retz. Synonym H iPlants
Iris spathacea J.St.-Hil. ex Roem. & Schult. [Illegitimate] Synonym H iPlants
Iris spathulata Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H iPlants
Iris spuria var. danica Dykes Synonym L iPlants
Iris spuria var. reichenbachiana (Klatt) Dykes Synonym L iPlants
Iris spuria subsp. spuria Synonym L iPlants
Iris spuria var. subbarbata (Joó) Baker Synonym L iPlants
Iris subbarbata Joó Synonym H iPlants
Limniris spuria (L.) Fuss Synonym H iPlants
Xiphion spurium (L.) Alef. Synonym H iPlants
Xyridion reichenbachianum (Klatt) Klatt Synonym H iPlants
Xyridion spurium (L.) Fourr. Synonym H iPlants

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Iris spuria subsp. carthaliniae (Fomin) B.Mathew Accepted L iPlants 7
Iris spuria subsp. demetrii (Achv. & Mirzoeva) B.Mathew Accepted L iPlants 4
Iris spuria subsp. maritima (Dykes) P.Fourn. Accepted L iPlants 6
Iris spuria subsp. musulmanica (Fomin) Takht. Accepted L iPlants 4

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

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-322411.

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