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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-26002292, with some changes.

M Polygonum ellipticum Willd. ex Spreng. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Polygonum (family Polygonaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 26002292) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 253 253 1825.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Bistorta major subsp. elliptica (Willd. ex Spreng.) Á. Löve & D. Löve Synonym L TRO
Polygonum attenuatum Petrov ex Kom. Synonym M TRO
Polygonum bistorta subsp. ellipticum (Willd. ex Spreng.) Petrovsky Synonym L TRO
Polygonum bistorta var. ellipticum (Willd. ex Spreng.) Turcz. Synonym L TRO
Polygonum bistorta var. nitens Fisch. & C.A. Mey. Synonym L TRO
Polygonum nitens (Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Petrov ex Kom. Synonym M TRO
Polygonum schugnanicum Kom. Synonym M TRO

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