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M Peristrophe bicalyculata (Retz.) Nees is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Peristrophe (family Acanthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Pl. Asiat. Rar. 3: 113 1832.

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
Dianthera bicalyculata Retz. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Dianthera bifida Moench Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Dianthera rugosa Perrier ex Nees Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Dicliptera bicalyculata (Retz.) Kostel. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Justicia bicalyculata (Retz.) Vahl Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Justicia malabarica Aiton Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Justicia ruderalis Russell ex Steud. Unresolved L 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 Peristrophe bicalyculata in version 1 of The Plant List.