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Taxon: Thymus praecox Opiz subsp. arcticus (Durand) Jalas

Synonym of Thymus praecox Opiz subsp. britannicus (Ronniger) Holub

Genus: Thymus
Family: Lamiaceae alt. Labiatae
Nomen number: 414748
Place of publication: Veröff. Geobot. Inst. ETH Stiftung Rübel Zürich 43:190. 1970
Comment: priority of this epithet as subspecific rank dates from T. serpyllum L. subsp. arcticus (Durand) Hyl. (1945)
Name verified on: 17-Sep-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-Feb-2006
No species priority site assigned.



  • Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. [accepts].
  • Kerguélen, M. 1987. Données taxonomiques, nomenclaturales et chorologiques pour une révision de la flore de France. Lejeunia 120:177. [= T. polytrichus subsp. brittanicus (Ronniger) Kerguelen].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [accepts].
  • Small, E. 1997. Culinary herbs. P. 616 in: Small, E., Culinary herbs. [accepts].
  • Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles. [= T. polytrichus subsp. brittanicus (Ronniger) Kerguelen].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [accepts].

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