Wildlife and Countryside Act (Schedule 8)
Plants which are protected from damage and sale (whole or part)
Amendments published in 1998.
This list contains 185 species
- ID number:
- Government of Great Britain
- Last updated:
- 01 January 1999
- are different scientific names that pertain to the same taxon, for example two names for the same species. One basic principle of zoological nomenclature is that the earliest correctly published and available name (the senior synonym) takes precedence and must be used for the taxon, if no other restrictions interfere.
- Common name:
- A common name of an organism (also known as a vernacular name, colloquial name, trivial name, trivial epithet, country name, or farmer's name) is a name in general use within a community; it is often contrasted with a scientific name.
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