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M Leskea polycarpa Ehrh. ex Hedw. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Leskea (family Leskeaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 35129979) with original publication details: Sp. Musc. Frond. 225 1801.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Hypnum medium Dicks. ex With. Synonym M TRO
Hypnum nudum Dicks. ex Mathieu Synonym M TRO
Leskea arenicola Best Synonym M TRO
Leskea polycarpa var. polycarpa Synonym L TRO
Lindbergia robusta Broth. ex Iisiba Synonym M TRO
Pterigynandrum medium (Dicks. ex With.) Lam. & DC. 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
Leskea polycarpa var. froehlichii (Brid.) Dalla Torre & Sarnth. Accepted L TRO 2
Leskea polycarpa var. paludosa (Hedw.) Schimp. Accepted L TRO 3
Leskea polycarpa var. subobtusifolia (Müll. Hal. & Kindb.) Paris Accepted L TRO 1
Leskea polycarpa var. tenella Schimp. Accepted L TRO 1

The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35129979.

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