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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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-242218, with some changes.

H Elegia juncea L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Elegia (family Restionaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 242218) with original publication details: Mant. Pl. 2: 297 1771.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Elegia juncea var. geniculata Pillans Synonym L WCSP
Elegia kraussii Hochst. Synonym H WCSP
Elegia propinqua (Nees) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Elegia propinquus var. minor Mast. Synonym L WCSP
Restio elegia L. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Restio erectus Nees [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Restio junceus Zeyh. & Nees Synonym H WCSP
Restio propinquus Nees Synonym H WCSP
Restio thyrsifer Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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