The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Melaleuca quinquenervia (Cav.) S.T.Blake is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melaleuca (family Myrtaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 123857) with original publication details: Proc. Roy. Soc. Queensland 69: 76 1958.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Melaleuca leucadendra var. albida Cheel Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. angustifolia L.f. Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca leucadendra var. coriacea (Poir.) Cheel Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca maidenii R.T.Baker Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca smithii R.T.Baker Synonym H WCSP
Melaleuca viridiflora var. rubriflora Pancher ex Brongn. & Gris Synonym L WCSP
Metrosideros albida Sieber ex DC. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros coriacea Poir. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros quinquenervia Cav. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-123857.

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