The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Equisetum arvense L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Equisetum (family Equisetaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 26602003) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 2: 1061 1753.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Equisetum arvense var. arvense Synonym L TRO
Equisetum arvense f. arvense Synonym L TRO
Equisetum arvense subsp. boreale Á. Löve Synonym L TRO
Equisetum boreale Bong. Synonym M TRO
Equisetum calderi B. Boivin Synonym M TRO
Equisetum saxicola Suksd. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26602003.

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