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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2748238, with some changes.

M Cuphea micropetala Kunth is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cuphea (family Lythraceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 6: 209 1824.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cuphea apetala Koehne Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea ciliata Link ex Koehne [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea eminens Planch. & Linden Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea jorullensis Hook. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea micropetala var. hirtella Koehne Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cuphea strumosa Moç. & Sessé ex DC. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Parsonsia micropetala (Kunth) Standl. Synonym M TRO

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