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H Syzygium jambos (L.) Alston is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 199743) with original publication details: Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6(Suppl.): 115 1931.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Eugenia decora Salisb. Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia jamboides Wender. Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia jambos L. Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia jambos var. sylvatica Gagnep. Synonym L WCSP
Eugenia jambosa Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia malaccensis Blanco [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia malaccensis f. cericarpa (O.Deg.) H.St.John Synonym L WCSP
Eugenia monantha Merr. Synonym H WCSP
Eugenia vulgaris Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Jambosa jambos (L.) Millsp. Synonym H WCSP
Jambosa malaccensis f. cericarpa O.Deg. Synonym L WCSP
Jambosa palembanica Blume Synonym H WCSP
Jambosa vulgaris DC. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Myrtus jambos (L.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Plinia jambos (L.) M.Gómez Synonym H WCSP
Syzygium jambos var. jambos Synonym L TRO
Syzygium jambos var. linearilimbum H.T.Chang & R.H.Miao Synonym L WCSP
Syzygium jambos var. sylvaticum (Gagnep.) Merr. & L.M.Perry Synonym L WCSP
Syzygium merrillii Masam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Syzygium monanthum (Merr.) Merr. & L.M.Perry Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-199743.

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