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L Pteris ensiformis var. merrillii (C. Chr. ex Ching) S.H. Wu is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Pteris ensiformis Burm. f. in the genus Pteris (family Pteridaceae).

* 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 26619573) with original publication details: Fl. Reipubl. Popularis Sin. 3(1): 39 1990.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Pteris merrillii C. Chr. ex Ching Synonym M TRO

The species Pteris ensiformis Burm. f. has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-26619573, and has not been changed.