The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Lonicera japonica var. chinensis (P. Watson) Baker is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Lonicera japonica Thunb. in the genus Lonicera (family Caprifoliaceae).

* 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 6000352) with original publication details: Refug. Bot. 4: pl. 224 1871.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Lonicera chinensis P. Watson Synonym M TRO
Lonicera japonica f. chinensis (P. Watson) H. Hara Synonym L TRO

The species Lonicera japonica Thunb. has a further 11 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-6000352, and has not been changed.