Taxon: Erica herbacea L.

Synonym of Erica carnea

 
Genus: Erica
Family: Ericaceae
  Subfamily: Ericoideae
      Tribe: Ericeae
Nomen number: 401647
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:352. 1753, nom. rej.
Comment: a rejected (nom. rej.), heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) of E. carnea L., nom. cons.
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  • Brickell, C. D. & B. Mathew 1987. (876) Proposal to conserve Erica carnea L. against E. herbacea L. (Ericaceae) (Taxon) 36:479-481.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 1990. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 37 (Taxon) 39:294.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Erica herbacea L. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Erica herbacea cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.