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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2654826, with some changes.

M Asclepias glaucescens Kunth is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asclepias (family Apocynaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 3: 290 1819.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Asclepias elata Benth. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias glaberrima Sessé & Moç. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias glaucescens var. elata (Benth.) E.Fourn. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Asclepias plumieriifolia Ram.Goyena Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias polyphylla Brandegee Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias sullivantii Torr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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