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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2844928, with some changes.

L Helosis cayennensis (Sw.) Spreng. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Helosis (family Balanophoraceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 3: 765 1826.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Caldasia brasiliensis (Schott & Endl.) Kuntze Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cynomorium cayennense Sw. Unresolved L WCSP
Helosis brasiliensis Schott & Endl. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Helosis guyanensis f. brasilensis (Schott & Endl.) Eichler Synonym L TRO
Helosis guyannensis Rich. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Helosis guyannensis var. andicola Hook.f. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Helosis mexicana var. andicola (Hook.f.) Eichler Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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