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This name record (from Tropicos) is not included in version 1.1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name is included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Ruptiliocarpon caracolito in version 1.1 of The Plant List.

M Ruptiliocarpon caracolito Hammel & N. Zamora is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ruptiliocarpon (family Lepidobotryaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 23701464) with original publication details: Novon 3(4): 408-414, f. 1-3 408 1993.

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No synonyms are recorded for this name.

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