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L Vitellaria paradoxa subsp. nilotica (Kotschy) A.N.Henry, Chithra & N.C.Nair is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Vitellaria paradoxa C.F.Gaertn. in the genus Vitellaria (family Sapotaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 213268) with original publication details: Taxon 32: 286 1983.

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
Butyrospermum niloticum Kotschy Synonym H WCSP
Butyrospermum paradoxum subsp. niloticum (Kotschy) Hepper Synonym L WCSP
Butyrospermum parkii subsp. niloticum (Kotschy) Hepper Synonym L WCSP
Butyrospermum parkii var. niloticum (Kotschy) A.Chev. Synonym L WCSP

The species Vitellaria paradoxa C.F.Gaertn. has a further 12 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-213268, and has not been changed.