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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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 kew-129588, and has not been changed.

H Monstera deliciosa Liebm. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Monstera (family Araceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 129588) with original publication details: Vidensk. Meddel. Naturhist. Foren. Kjøbenhavn 1: 19 1849.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Monstera borsigiana K.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Monstera borsigiana Engl. Synonym M TRO
Monstera deliciosa var. borsigiana Engl. Synonym L WCSP
Monstera deliciosa var. sierrana G.S.Bunting Synonym L WCSP
Monstera lennea K.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Monstera tacanaensis Matuda Synonym H WCSP
Philodendron anatomicum Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Tornelia fragrans Gut. ex Schott [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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