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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record ild-2356, with some changes.

H Desmodium tortuosum (Sw.) DC. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Desmodium (family Leguminosae).

The record derives from ILDIS which reports it as an accepted name (record 2356).

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Desmodium purpureum (Mill.) Fawc. & Rendle Synonym H ILDIS
Desmodium purpureum Hook. & Arn. Synonym M TRO
Desmodium stipulaceum DC. Synonym H ILDIS
Desmodium tortuosum Webb Synonym M TRO
Desmodium tortuosum var. hirtellum DC. Synonym L TRO
Hedysarum purpureum Mill. Synonym H ILDIS
Hedysarum purpureum Roxb. Synonym M TRO
Hedysarum tortuosum Sw. Synonym H ILDIS
Meibomia purpurea (Mill.) Small Synonym H ILDIS
Meibomia tortuosa (Sw.) Kuntze Synonym H ILDIS

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