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H Boesenbergia pulchella (Ridl.) Merr. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Boesenbergia (family Zingiberaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 221868) with original publication details: J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc. Spec. No.: 122 1921.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Boesenbergia pulchella var. attenuata R.M.Sm. Synonym L WCSP
Gastrochilus pulchellus Ridl. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-221868, and has not been changed.