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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-100329, and has not been changed.

H Houstonia canadensis Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Houstonia (family Rubiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 100329) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 3: 527 1818.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chamisme ciliolata (Torr.) Nieuwl. Synonym H WCSP
Hedyotis canadensis (Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.) Fosberg Synonym H WCSP
Hedyotis purpurea var. ciliolata (Torr.) Fosberg Synonym L WCSP
Hedyotis purpurea var. setiscaphia (L.G.Carr) Fosberg Synonym L WCSP
Houstonia canadensis var. setiscaphia (L.G.Carr) C.F.Reed Synonym L WCSP
Houstonia ciliolata Torr. Synonym H WCSP
Houstonia heterophylla Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Houstonia longifolia var. ciliolata (Torr.) Alph.Wood Synonym L WCSP
Houstonia oblongifolia Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Houstonia obtusifolia Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Houstonia purpurea var. ciliolata (Torr.) A.Gray Synonym L WCSP
Houstonia setiscaphia L.G.Carr Synonym H WCSP

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