The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Avicennia officinalis L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Avicennia (family Acanthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 18473) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 110 1753.

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
Avicennia obovata Griff. Synonym H WCSP
Avicennia oepata Buch.-Ham. Synonym H WCSP
Avicennia officinalis var. acuminata Domin Synonym L WCSP
Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze Synonym L WCSP
Avicennia officinalis f. tomentosa Kuntze Synonym L WCSP
Halodendrum thouarsii Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Racka ovata Roem. & Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Racka torrida J.F.Gmel. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-18473, and has not been changed.