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H Iris xiphium 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 322599) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 40 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
Iris coronaria Salisb. Synonym H iPlants
Iris hispanica Steud. Synonym H iPlants
Iris spectabilis Spach [Illegitimate] Synonym H iPlants
Iris taitii Foster Synonym H iPlants
Iris variabilis Jacq. Synonym H iPlants
Iris xiphia St.-Lag. [Spelling variant] Synonym H iPlants
Iris xiphium var. battandieri Foster Synonym L iPlants
Iris xiphium f. durandoi Batt. Synonym L iPlants
Xiphion verum Schrank Synonym H iPlants
Xiphion vulgare Mill. Synonym H iPlants

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-322599.

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