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M Oreosyce africana Hook.f. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Oreosyce (family Cucurbitaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Fl. Trop. Afr. 2: 548 1871.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cucumis cecili N.E.Br. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucumis oreosyce H.Schaef. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucumis parvifolius Cogn. ex Scott-Elliot Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cucumis subsericeus Hook.f. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hymenosicyos subsericeus (Hook. f.) Harms Synonym M TRO
Oreosyce subsericea (Hook. f.) A. Meeuse Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2387245.

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