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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-193647, with some changes.

H Spermacoce laevis Lam. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 193647) with original publication details: Tabl. Encycl. 1: 273 1791.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Borreria capitellata (Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.) Cham. & Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP
Borreria herbert-smithii Rusby Synonym H WCSP
Borreria laevis (Lam.) Griseb. Synonym H WCSP
Borreria trichantha Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Spermacoce capitellata Willd. ex Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Spermacoce guianensis Bremek. Synonym H WCSP
Spermacoce riparia Cham. & Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP
Spermacoce trichantha (Miq.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Tardavel laevis (Lam.) Standl. Synonym H WCSP

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