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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-303814, and has not been changed.

H Cyrtanthus elatus (Jacq.) Traub is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cyrtanthus (family Amaryllidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 303814) with original publication details: Pl. Life 25: 48 1969.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Amaryllis elata Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Amaryllis mexicana Savi Synonym H WCSP
Amaryllis purpurea Aiton [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Amaryllis speciosa (L.f.) L'Hér. Synonym H WCSP
Crinum speciosum L.f. Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtanthus purpureus Herb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtanthus purpureus (Aiton) Traub Synonym M TRO
Cyrtanthus purpureus f. albus Baker ex Traub Synonym L WCSP
Cyrtanthus speciosus (L.f.) Traub [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtanthus speciosus f. albus (Baker ex Traub) Traub Synonym L WCSP
Cyrtanthus speciosus f. magnificus (Baker) Traub Synonym L WCSP
Vallota elata (Jacq.) M.Roem. Synonym H WCSP
Vallota eximia auct. Synonym H WCSP
Vallota grandiflora Carrière Synonym H WCSP
Vallota purpurea Herb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Vallota purpurea var. magnifica Baker Synonym L WCSP
Vallota speciosa (L.f.) T.Durand & Schinz Synonym H WCSP

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