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H Cautleya gracilis (Sm.) Dandy is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 232554) with original publication details: J. Bot. 70: 328 1932.

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
Cautleya gracilis var. gracilior (K.Schum.) Sanjappa Synonym L WCSP
Cautleya gracilis var. gracilis Synonym L WCSP
Cautleya lutea (Royle) Hook.f. Synonym H WCSP
Cautleya lutea var. gracilior K.Schum. Synonym L WCSP
Roscoea elatior Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Roscoea gracilis Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Roscoea lutea Royle Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Cautleya gracilis var. robusta (K.Schum.) Sanjappa Accepted L WCSP 2

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-232554.

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