The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Iris japonica Thunb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Iris (family Iridaceae).

The record derives from iPlants (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 321991) with original publication details: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 2: 327 1794.

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
Evansia chinensis (Curtis) Salisb. Synonym H iPlants
Evansia fimbriata (Vent.) Decne. Synonym H iPlants
Evansia japonica (Thunb.) Klatt Synonym H iPlants
Iris chinensis Curtis Synonym H iPlants
Iris fimbriata Vent. Synonym H iPlants
Iris japonica f. japonica Synonym L TRO
Iris japonica f. pallescens P.L.Chiu & Y.T.Zhao Synonym L iPlants
Iris squalens Thunb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H iPlants
Moraea fimbriata (Vent.) Loisel. Synonym H iPlants
Xiphion fimbriatum (Vent.) Alef. Synonym H iPlants

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-321991.

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