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M Scabiosa comosa Fisch. ex Roem. & Schult. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Scabiosa (family Caprifoliaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 11200175) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 3: 84 1818.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Scabiosa austromongolica Hurus. Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa comosa var. comosa Synonym L TRO
Scabiosa comosa var. lachnophylla (Kitag.) Kitag. Synonym L TRO
Scabiosa fischeri DC. Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa hairalensis Nakai Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa henanensis Y.K. Yang & J.K. Wu Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa japonica subsp. tschiliensis (Grüning) H. Hara Synonym L TRO
Scabiosa lachnophylla Kitag. Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa liaoningensis Y.K. Yang & J.K. Wu Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa superba Grüning Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa superba f. nana Grüning Synonym L TRO
Scabiosa togashiana Hurus. Synonym M TRO
Scabiosa tschiliensis var. superba (Grüning) S.Y. He Synonym L TRO
Trochocephalus comosus (Fisch. ex Roem. & Schult.) Á. Löve & D. Löve Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-11200175.

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