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M Thelesperma megapotamicum (Spreng.) Kuntze is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Thelesperma (family Compositae).

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 3BDDAE14-3893-4C6F-8BB4-C46E9581F458) with original publication details: Revis. Gen. Pl. 3[3]: 182 182 1898.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Bidens gracilis Torr. Synonym M TICA
Bidens leyboldii Phil. Synonym M TICA
Bidens megapotamica Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Bidens paradoxa Hook. & Arn. Synonym M TICA
Cosmidium gracile (Torr.) Nutt. Synonym M TICA
Isostigma megapotamicum (Spreng.) Sherff [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Thelesperma gracile (Torr.) A.Gray Synonym M TICA
Thelesperma megapotamicum (Spreng.) Herter [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Thelesperma megapotamicum var. megapotamicum Synonym L TICA
Thelesperma scabiosoides Less. Synonym M TICA

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Thelesperma megapotamicum var. ambiguum (A.Gray) Shinners Accepted L TICA 2
Thelesperma megapotamicum var. ramosius (S.F.Blake) Melchert Accepted L TICA 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-119084.

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