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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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-2566891, and has not been changed.

M Protea welwitschii Engl. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Protea (family Proteaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1891(2): 196 1892.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Leucadendron welwitschii (Engl.) Hiern Synonym M TRO
Protea hirta Klotzsch Synonym M TRO
Protea hirta subsp. glabrescens Beard Synonym L TRO
Protea myrsinifolia Engl. & Gilg Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Protea welwitschii subsp. glabrescens (Beard) Beard Synonym L TRO
Protea welwitschii subsp. hirta Beard Synonym L TRO

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