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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

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 Zea mays in version 1.1 of The Plant List.

L Zea mays subsp. mexicana H.H. Iltis is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon in the genus Zea (family Poaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 25523050) with original publication details: Annual Rev. Genetics 5: 450 450 1971.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Zea mexicana (Schrad.) Reeves & Mangelsd. Synonym M TRO
Zea mexicana subsp. mexicana Synonym L TRO

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