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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-123740, with some changes.

H Melaleuca leucadendra (L.) L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melaleuca (family Myrtaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 123740) with original publication details: Mant. Pl. 1: 105 1767.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cajuputi leucadendron (L.) A.Lyons Synonym H WCSP
Leptospermum leucodendron (L.) J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. Synonym H WCSP
Meladendron leucocladum St.-Lag. Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca amboinensis Gand. Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca conferta Benth. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. albida Cheel Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. angusta C.Rivière Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. cunninghamii F.M.Bailey Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. lancifolia F.M.Bailey Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. mimosoides (A.Cunn. ex Schauer) Cheel Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca mimosoides A.Cunn. ex Schauer Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca rigida Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros coriacea K.D.Koenig & Sims Synonym H WCSP
Myrtus alba Noronha Synonym H WCSP
Myrtus leucadendra L. Synonym H WCSP
Myrtus saligna Burm.f. Synonym H WCSP

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