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L Cornus sericea subsp. occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) Fosberg is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Cornus sericea L. in the genus Cornus (family Cornaceae).

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 47506) with original publication details: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 69: 589 1942.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cornus alba var. occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) B.Boivin Synonym L WCSP
Cornus californica var. pubescens J.F.Macbr. Synonym L WCSP
Cornus circinnata Cham. & Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP
Cornus greenei J.M.Coult. & W.H.Evans Synonym H WCSP
Cornus occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) Coville Synonym H WCSP
Cornus pubescens Nutt. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cornus sericea f. occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) Fosberg Synonym L WCSP
Cornus sericea var. occidentalis Torr. & A.Gray Synonym L WCSP
Cornus stolonifera var. occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) C.L.Hitchc. Synonym L WCSP
Cornus stolonifera subsp. occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) A.E.Murray Synonym L WCSP
Cornus stolonifera f. occidentalis (Torr. & A. Gray) Fosberg Synonym L TRO
Cornus torreyi S.Watson Synonym H WCSP
Swida occidentalis (Torr. & A.Gray) Soják Synonym H WCSP
Swida pubescens Standl. Synonym H WCSP
Thelycrania pubescens (Standl.) Pojark. Synonym H WCSP

The species Cornus sericea L. has a further 71 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-47506.

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