The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Areca catechu L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Areca (family Arecaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 14517) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1189 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:664107-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Areca catechu var. alba Blume Synonym L WCSP
Areca catechu var. batanensis Becc. Synonym L WCSP
Areca catechu f. communis Becc. Synonym L WCSP
Areca catechu var. longicarpa Becc. Synonym L WCSP
Areca catechu var. nigra Giseke Synonym L WCSP
Areca catechu var. silvatica Becc. Synonym L WCSP
Areca cathechu Burm.f. [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP
Areca faufel Gaertn. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Areca himalayana Griff. ex H.Wendl. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Areca hortensis Lour. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Areca macrocarpa Becc. Synonym H WCSP
Areca nigra Giseke ex H.Wendl. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Sublimia areca Comm. ex Mart. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-14517.

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