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L Pteris cretica var. laeta (Wall. ex Ettingsh.) C. Chr. & Tardieu is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Pteris cretica L. in the genus Pteris (family Pteridaceae).

* 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 26619558) with original publication details: Notul. Syst. (Paris) 6(3): 137 1937.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Pteris cretica var. cartilagidens Christ Synonym L TRO
Pteris cretica var. rosthornii Diels Synonym L TRO
Pteris laeta Wall. ex Ettingsh. Synonym M TRO

The species Pteris cretica L. has a further 6 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26619558.

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