The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Tagetes erecta L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Tagetes (family Compositae).

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record F19CFA0D-EE02-441B-8E4F-0745030EDE96) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 887 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Tagetes corymbosa Sweet Synonym M TICA
Tagetes erecta var. erecta Synonym L TICA
Tagetes ernstii H.Rob. & Nicolson Synonym M TICA
Tagetes excelsa Soule Synonym M TICA
Tagetes heterocarpha Rydb. Synonym M TICA
Tagetes major Gaertn. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Tagetes patula L. Synonym M TICA
Tagetes patula var. patula Synonym L TICA
Tagetes patula f. patula Synonym L TICA
Tagetes remotiflora Kunze Synonym M TICA
Tagetes tenuifolia Millsp. Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-3913.

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