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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2745812, and has not been changed.

M Cryptocarpus pyriformis Kunth is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 188 1817.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cryptocarpus cordifolius Moric. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cryptocarpus cordiformis var. cordifolius Moq. Synonym L TRO
Cryptocarpus pyriformis var. cordifolius (Moric.) Moq. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Salpianthus pyriformis (Kunth) Standl. Synonym M TRO

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