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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2579936, with some changes.

M Sterculia apetala (Jacq.) H.Karst. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Fl. Columb. 2: 35 1862.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chichaea hilariana C. Presl Synonym M TRO
Clompanus apetalus (Jacq.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Clompanus chichus (A. St.-Hil. ex Turpin) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Clompanus punctatus (DC.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Helicteres apetala Jacq. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Mateatia curiosa Vell. Synonym M TRO
Mateatia robusta K. Schum. Synonym M TRO
Opsopea foetida Raf. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia acerifolia (C. Presl) Hemsl. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia capitata G. Karst. ex F. Seym. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia carthaginensis Cav. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia chicha A. St.-Hil. ex Turpin Synonym M TRO
Sterculia convoluta St.-Lag. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia curiosa (Vell.) Taroda Synonym M TRO
Sterculia elata Ducke Synonym M TRO
Sterculia helicteres Pers. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia punctata DC. Synonym M TRO

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