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M Brachythecium populeum (Hedw.) Schimp. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Brachythecium (family Brachytheciaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 35114814) with original publication details: Bryol. Eur. 6: 7. 535 (fasc. 52–56 Mon. 3. 1) 1853.

⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record, see Hypnum populeum Hedw. .


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Brachythecium nanopes Müll. Hal. & Kindb. Synonym M TRO
Brachythecium populeum var. populeum Synonym L TRO
Brachythecium populeum var. quelpaertense (Cardot) Takaki Synonym L TRO
Brachythecium quelpaertense Cardot Synonym M TRO
Brachythecium strictopatens Müll. Hal. Synonym M TRO
Brachythecium viride Brockm. Synonym M TRO
Brachythecium yamamotoi Sakurai Synonym M TRO
Eurhynchium populeum subsp. nanopes (Müll. Hal. & Kindb.) Kindb. Synonym L TRO
Hypnum ambiguum Vill. ex Brid. Synonym M TRO
Hypnum petrophilum Funck 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
Brachythecium populeum var. amoenum (Milde) Limpr. Accepted L TRO 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-35114814.

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