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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50227437, with some changes.

M Tibouchina tortuosa (Bonpl.) Almeda is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Tibouchina (family Melastomataceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 50227437) with original publication details: Novon 15(4): 517-518 517 2005.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chaetogastra tortuosa (Bonpl.) DC. Synonym M TRO
Melastoma mexicanum D. Don Synonym M TRO
Oerocosmus tortuosa (Bonpl.) Naudin Synonym M TRO
Oreocosmus tortuosus (Bonpl.) Naudin Synonym M TRO
Osbeckia tortuosa (Bonpl.) Spreng. Synonym M TRO
Pleroma mexicanum DC. Synonym M TRO
Rhexia tortuosa Bonpl. Synonym M TRO
Tibouchina mexicana Cogn. Synonym M TRO

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