The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Lespedeza thunbergii (DC.) Nakai is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Lespedeza (family Leguminosae).

The record derives from ILDIS (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 31197 [mirror]).


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Desmodium formosum Vogel Synonym H ILDIS
Desmodium thunbergii DC. Synonym H ILDIS
Hedysarum hetrocarpon Thunb. Synonym H ILDIS
Lespedeza bicolor subsp. elliptica (Benth. ex Maxim.) P.S. Hsu, X.Y. Li & D.X. Gu Synonym L TRO
Lespedeza chekiangensis Ricker Synonym H ILDIS
Lespedeza elliptica Maxim. Synonym H ILDIS
Lespedeza formosa (Vogel) Koehne Synonym H ILDIS
Lespedeza formosa subsp. elliptica (Maxim.) Akiyama & H.Ohba Synonym L ILDIS
Lespedeza formosa subsp. elliptica (Benth. ex Maxim.) S. Akiyama & H. Ohba Synonym L TRO
Lespedeza luchuensis Hatus. Synonym H ILDIS
Lespedeza penduliflora (Oudem.) Nakai Synonym H ILDIS

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Lespedeza thunbergii var. satsumensis (Nakai) Ohwi Accepted L ILDIS 6
Lespedeza thunbergii var. thunbergii Accepted L ILDIS 7
Lespedeza thunbergii var. velutina (Nakai) H.Ohashi Accepted L ILDIS 10

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record ild-31197.

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