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H Houstonia serpyllifolia Michx. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Houstonia (family Rubiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 100421) with original publication details: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 85 1803.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Anotis serpyllifolia (Michx.) G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Anotis tenella (Pursh) G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Hedyotis michauxii Fosberg Synonym H WCSP
Hedyotis michauxii f. alba (Alexander) Fosberg Synonym L WCSP
Hedyotis serpyllifolia (Michx.) Torr. & A.Gray [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Houstonia serpyllifolia f. alba Alexander Synonym L WCSP
Houstonia tenella Pursh Synonym H WCSP
Oldenlandia serpyllifolia (Michx.) A.Gray Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-100421, and has not been changed.