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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2850597, with some changes.

M Hibiscus syriacus L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Hibiscus (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 695 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Althaea frutex Mill. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus acerifolius Salisb. Synonym M TRO
Hibiscus arborescens Gaterau Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus floridus Salisb. Synonym M TRO
Hibiscus rhombifolius Cav. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus syriacus var. micranthus Y.N.Lee & K.B.Yim Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Ketmia arborea Moench Synonym M TRO
Ketmia syriaca (L.) Scop. Synonym M TRO
Ketmia syrorum Medik. Synonym M TRO

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