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H Cyanotis cristata (L.) D.Don is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 235351) with original publication details: Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 46 1825.

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
Commelina cristata L. Synonym H WCSP
Cyanotis cavaleriei H.Lév. & Vaniot Synonym H WCSP
Cyanotis huegelii Hassk. Synonym H WCSP
Cyanotis imbricata (Roxb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Cyanotis racemosa C.B.Clarke [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Ephemerum cristatum (L.) Moench Synonym H WCSP
Siphostigma cristata (L.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Tonningia cristata (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Tradescantia cristata (L.) L. Synonym H WCSP
Tradescantia imbricata Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Zygomenes cristata (L.) W.Wight Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-235351, and has not been changed.