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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Mentha arvensis subsp. sylvatica (Host) Briq., Bull. Trav. Soc. Bot. Genève 5: 42 (1889).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Mentha arvensis L., Sp. Pl.: 577 (1753).
Family: Lamiaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Mentha sylvatica Host, Fl. Austriac. 2: 149 (1831).

Mentha arvensis var. sylvatica (Host) Briq. in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3a): 319 (1896).

Mentha arvensis f. sylvatica (Host) Topitz, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 14: 50 (1914).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts