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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-18876, and has not been changed.

H Bactris guineensis (L.) H.E.Moore is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Bactris (family Arecaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 18876) with original publication details: Gentes Herb. 9: 251 1963.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Bactris horrida Oerst. Synonym H WCSP
Bactris minor Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Bactris oraria L.H.Bailey Synonym H WCSP
Bactris piritu (H.Karst.) H.Wendl. Synonym H WCSP
Bactris rotunda Stokes [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cocos acicularis Sw. Synonym H WCSP
Cocos guineensis L. Synonym H WCSP
Guilielma piritu H.Karst. Synonym H WCSP

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