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L Prunus serotina subsp. hirsuta (Elliott) McVaugh is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Prunus serotina Ehrh. in the genus Prunus (family Rosaceae).

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

The record derives from RJP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 5943) with original publication details: ; 1951 299 1951.

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
Padus alabamensis (C.Mohr) Small Synonym H RJP
Padus cuthbertii (Small) Small Synonym H RJP
Prunus australis Beadle Synonym H RJP
Prunus cuthbertii Small Synonym H RJP
Prunus hirsuta Elliott Synonym H RJP
Prunus serotina f. alabamensis (C.Mohr) C.K.Schneid. Synonym L RJP
Prunus serotina var. alabamensis (C.Mohr) Little Synonym L RJP

The species Prunus serotina Ehrh. has a further 5 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name record (from RJP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Prunus serotina in version 1 of The Plant List.