The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Plukenetia africana Sond. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Plukenetia (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 161480) with original publication details: Linnaea 23: 110 1850.

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
Plukenetia hastata Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Pseudotragia scandens Pax Synonym H WCSP
Pseudotragia schinzii Pax Synonym H WCSP
Pterococcus africanus (Sond.) Pax & K.Hoffm. Synonym H WCSP
Sajorium africanum (Sond.) Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Tragia schultzeana Dinter ex Pax & K.Hoffm. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-161480, and has not been changed.