The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Swertia angustifolia var. pulchella (D. Don) Burkill is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Swertia angustifolia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don in the genus Swertia (family Gentianaceae).

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

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 13801681) with original publication details: J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 2: 375 1906.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Ophelia pulchella D. Don Synonym M TRO
Swertia affinis C.B. Clarke Synonym M TRO
Swertia esquirolii H. Lév. Synonym M TRO
Swertia vacillans Maxim. Synonym M TRO

The species Swertia angustifolia Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-13801681, and has not been changed.