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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2502761, with some changes.

M Myrsine africana L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Myrsine (family Primulaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 196 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Myrsine africana var. acuminata C.Y. Wu & C. Chen Synonym L TRO
Myrsine africana var. bifaria (Wall.) Franch. Synonym L TRO
Myrsine africana var. glandulosa J.M. Zhang Synonym L TRO
Myrsine africana var. retusa A. DC. Synonym L TRO
Myrsine bifaria Wall. Synonym M TRO
Myrsine microphylla Hayata Synonym M TRO
Myrsine potama D. Don Synonym M TRO
Myrsine vaccinifolia Hayata Synonym M TRO
Rhamnus myrtillus H. Lév. Synonym M TRO
Samara potama Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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