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M Polystichum braunii (Spenn.) Fée is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Polystichum (family Dryopteridaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 26602426) with original publication details: Mém. Foug. 5: 278 1852.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aspidium braunii Spenn. Synonym M TRO
Polystichum braunii var. braunii Synonym L TRO
Polystichum braunii var. purshii Fernald Synonym L TRO
Polystichum braunii subsp. purshii (Fernald) Calder & Roy L. Taylor Synonym L TRO
Polystichum shennongense Ching, Boufford & K.H. Shing Synonym M 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
Polystichum braunii subsp. kamtschaticum (C. Chr. & Hultén) Á. Löve & D. Löve Accepted L TRO 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26602426.

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