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L Pteridium aquilinum var. latiusculum (Desv.) Underw. ex A. Heller is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kuhn in the genus Pteridium (family Dennstaedtiaceae).

* 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 26611249) with original publication details: Cat. N. Amer. Pl. (ed. 3) 17 1909.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Pteridium aquilinum f. glabrum Tardieu & C. Chr. Synonym L TRO
Pteridium aquilinum var. japonicum Nakai Synonym L TRO
Pteridium aquilinum subsp. latiusculum (Desv.) W.C. Shieh Synonym L TRO
Pteridium aquilinum subsp. latiusculum (Desv.) Hultén Synonym L TRO
Pteridium latiusculum (Desv.) Hieron. ex Fries Synonym M TRO
Pteris lanuginosa Spreng. Synonym M TRO
Pteris latiuscula Desv. Synonym M TRO

The species Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kuhn has a further 8 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26611249.

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