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M Nectandra purpurea (Ruiz & Pav.) Mez is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Nectandra (family Lauraceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Jahrb. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 443 1889.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Gymnobalanus latifolia Meisn. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Laurus purpurea Ruiz & Pav. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nectandra latifolia (Kunth) Mez Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nectandra polita Nees & Mart. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nectandra polita var. oerstedii Meisn. Synonym L TRO
Ocotea flexuosa Rusby Synonym M TRO
Ocotea latifolia Kunth Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Persea latifolia (Kunth) Spreng. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2378894.

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