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M Lyonia lucida (Lam.) K. Koch is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Lyonia (family Ericaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 12300692) with original publication details: Dendrologie 2(1): 118 1872.

⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record, see Andromeda lucida Lam. .

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
Leucothoe coriacea (Aiton) DC. Synonym M TRO
Leucothoe marginata (Veill.) Spach Synonym M TRO
Lyonia lucida f. lucida Synonym L TRO
Lyonia marginata (Veill.) D. Don Synonym M TRO
Lyonia marginata var. rubra (Lodd.) Loudon Synonym L TRO
Lyonia nitida (W. Bartram ex Marshall) Fernald Synonym M TRO
Neopieris nitida (W. Bartram ex Marshall) Britton Synonym M TRO
Pieris nitida (W. Bartram ex Marshall) Benth. & Hook. f. Synonym M TRO
Pieris nitida var. rubra (Lodd.) Rehder Synonym L TRO
Xolisma lucida (Lam.) Rehder Synonym M TRO
Xolisma lucida var. rubra (Lodd.) Rehder Synonym L TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Lyonia lucida f. rubra (Lodd.) Rehder Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-12300692.

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