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H Elegia capensis (Burm.f.) Schelpe is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Elegia (family Restionaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 242192) with original publication details: J. S. African Bot. 33: 156 1967.

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
Elegia verticillaris (L.f.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Equisetum capense Burm.f. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Restio verticillaris L.f. Synonym H WCSP
Restio verticillatus Spreng. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-242192, and has not been changed.