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H Commelina elliptica Kunth is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Commelina (family Commelinaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 233871) with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 259 1816.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Commelina alpestris Standl. & Steyerm. Synonym H WCSP
Commelina hirsuta Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Commelina humilis Klotzsch ex C.B.Clarke Synonym H WCSP
Commelina karwinskiana Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Commelina karwinskii Mart. ex Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Commelina orchioides Booth ex Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Commelina scapigera Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Commelina variabilis Schltdl. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-233871, and has not been changed.