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L Alnus incana subsp. tenuifolia (Nutt.) Breitung is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Alnus incana (L.) Moench in the genus Alnus (family Betulaceae).

* 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 6453) with original publication details: Amer. Midl. Naturalist 58: 25 1957.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Alnus communis Desf. ex Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Alnus densiflora C.H.Mull. Synonym H WCSP
Alnus glutinosa var. virescens Kuntze Synonym L WCSP
Alnus incana var. occidentalis (Dippel) Hitche Synonym L WCSP
Alnus incana var. virescens S.Watson [Illegitimate] Synonym L WCSP
Alnus occidentalis Dippel Synonym H WCSP
Alnus rugosa var. occidentalis (Dippel) C.L. Hitchc. Synonym L TRO
Alnus tenuifolia Nutt. Synonym H WCSP
Alnus tenuifolia var. occidentalis (Dippel) Callier Synonym L WCSP
Alnus tenuifolia var. virescens (Kuntze) Callier Synonym L WCSP

The species Alnus incana (L.) Moench has a further 80 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-6453.

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