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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-274989, and has not been changed.

H Asparagus cochinchinensis (Lour.) Merr. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asparagus (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 274989) with original publication details: Philipp. J. Sci. 15: 230 1919.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Asparagopsis sinica Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus cochinchinensis var. dolichoclados F.T.Wang & Tang Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus cochinchinensis var. longifolius F.T.Wang & Tang Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus cochinchinensis var. pygmaeus (Makino) Ohwi Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus dauricus var. elongatus Pamp. Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus falcatus Thunb. Misapplied H WCSP
Asparagus gaudichaudianus Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus insularis Hance Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus lucidus Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Asparagus lucidus var. dolichocladus Merr. & Rolfe Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus lucidus var. pygmaeus Makino Synonym L WCSP
Asparagus sinicus (Miq.) C.H.Wright Synonym H WCSP
Melanthium cochinchinense Lour. Synonym H WCSP

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