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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2678654, with some changes.

M Boerhavia erecta L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Boerhavia (family Nyctaginaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 3 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Boerhavia elongata Salisb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia erecta f. subepunctata Heimerl Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia erecta var. thornberi (M.E.Jones) Standl. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia erecta subsp. thornberi (M.E. Jones) Standl. Synonym L TRO
Boerhavia thornberi M.E.Jones Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Valeriana latifolia M. Martens & Galeotti Synonym M TRO

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