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L Urtica dioica subsp. gracilis (Aiton) Selander is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Urtica dioica L. in the genus Urtica (family Urticaceae).

* 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 33400022) with original publication details: Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 41(2): 271 1947.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Urtica californica Greene Synonym M TRO
Urtica dioica var. californica (Greene) C.L. Hitchc. Synonym L TRO
Urtica dioica var. gracilis (Aiton) R.L. Taylor & MacBryde Synonym L TRO
Urtica dioica var. lyallii (S. Watson) C.L. Hitchc. Synonym L TRO
Urtica dioica var. procera (Muhl. ex Willd.) Wedd. Synonym L TRO
Urtica gracilis Aiton Synonym M TRO
Urtica lyallii S. Watson Synonym M TRO
Urtica lyallii var. californica (Greene) Jeps. Synonym L TRO
Urtica procera Muhl. ex Willd. Synonym M TRO
Urtica viridis Rydb. Synonym M TRO

The species Urtica dioica L. has a further 5 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-33400022.

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