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L Eleocharis dulcis (Burm.f.) Trin. ex Hensch. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Eleocharis (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 242450) with original publication details: Vita Rumphii 186 1833.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carex tuberosa (Schult.) Blanco [Illegitimate] Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis austrocaledonica Vieill. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis dulcis var. tuberosa (Schult.) T.Koyama Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis equisetina J.Presl & C.Presl Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis esculenta Vieill. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis indica (Lour.) Druce Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis plantaginea (Retz.) Roem. & Schult. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis plantaginea var. stolonifera Boeckeler Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis plantagineiformis Tang & F.T.Wang Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis plantaginoidea W.Wight [Illegitimate] Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis plantaginoides (Rottb.) Domin Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis tuberosa Schult. Synonym L WCSP
Eleocharis tumida (Roxb.) Schult. Synonym L WCSP
Hippuris indica Lour. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Limnochloa plantaginea (Retz.) Nees Synonym L WCSP
Limnochloa tumida (Roxb.) Nees Synonym L WCSP
Scirpus dubius Roxb. Synonym L WCSP
Scirpus plantagineus Retz. Synonym L WCSP
Scirpus plantaginoides Rottb. Synonym L WCSP
Scirpus tuberosus Roxb. [Illegitimate] Synonym L WCSP
Scirpus tumidus Roxb. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-242450.

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