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M Liquidambar formosana Hance is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Liquidambar (family Altingiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. V, 5: 215 1866.

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
Liquidambar acerifolia Maxim. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Liquidambar formosana var. monticola Rehder & E.H.Wilson Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Liquidambar maximowiczii Miq. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Liquidambar tonkinensis A.Chev. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Liquidambar formosana in version 1 of The Plant List.