Taxon: Primula sinensis Sabine ex Lindl.

Synonym of Primula praenitens Ker Gawl.

Genus: Primula
Subgenus: Auganthus
Section: Auganthus
Family: Primulaceae
Subfamily: Primuloideae
Nomen number: 29692
Place of publication: Coll. bot. t. 7. 1821 Apr (non Lour. 1790)
Link to protologue:
  • • an illegitimate later homonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 53) that is unavailable for use
  • • validity of P. sinensis Lour. verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 24-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  2. Richards, J. Primula. 1993 (Primula) 112-113.
  3. Richards, J. Primula. 2003 (Primula ed2) 117.
  4. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  5. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Primula sinensis Sabine ex Lindl. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 24 May 2018.