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L Phlox diffusa subsp. scleranthifolia (Rydb.) Wherry is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Phlox diffusa Benth. in the genus Phlox (family Polemoniaceae).

* 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 25800639) with original publication details: Notul. Nat. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 87: 13 1941.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Phlox scleranthifolia Rydb. Synonym M TRO

The species Phlox diffusa Benth. has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-25800639.

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