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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-100402, with some changes.

H Houstonia purpurea L. 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 100402) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 105 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Anotis purpurea (L.) G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Chamisme purpurea (L.) Nieuwl. Synonym H WCSP
Hedyotis purpurea (L.) Torr. & A.Gray Synonym H WCSP
Knoxia purpurea (L.) Lam. ex Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Oldenlandia purpurea (L.) A.Gray Synonym H WCSP

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