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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2718649, with some changes.

M Chirita speciosa Kurz is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Chirita (family Gesneriaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: J. Bot. 11: 195 1873.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chirita brevipes C.B.Clarke Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Chirita trailliana Forrest & W.W.Sm. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Didymocarpus brevipes (C.B.Clarke) Hand.-Mazz. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Didymocarpus speciosus (Kurz) Hand.-Mazz. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Didymocarpus traillianus (Forrest & W.W.Sm.) Hand.-Mazz. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Roettlera brevipes (C.B. Clarke) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Roettlera speciosa (Kurz) Kuntze Synonym M TRO

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