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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2508577, with some changes.

M Melochia arenosa Benth. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melochia (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 127 1841.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Melochia cinerea A.St.-Hil. & Naudin Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melochia cinerea var. discolor Hassl. Synonym L TRO
Melochia corumbensis S. Moore Synonym M TRO
Melochia littoralis (Poepp. & Endl.) Schumann Synonym M TRO
Melochia llanorum Cuatrec. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Riedlea littoralis Poepp. & Endl. Synonym M TRO

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