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H Fimbristylis ovata (Burm.f.) J.Kern is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 245792) with original publication details: Blumea 15: 126 1967.

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See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Abildgaardia compressa J.Presl & C.Presl Synonym H WCSP
Abildgaardia indica (Rich. ex Pers.) Nees Synonym H WCSP
Abildgaardia javanensis Gand. Synonym H WCSP
Abildgaardia monostachya (L.) Vahl Synonym H WCSP
Abildgaardia ovata (Burm.f.) Kral Synonym H WCSP
Abildgaardia rottboelliana Nees Synonym H WCSP
Carex ovata Burm.f. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus caribaeus Pers. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus indicus Rich. ex Pers. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus monostachyos L. Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis compressa Fern.-Vill. Synonym H WCSP
Fimbristylis monostachya (L.) Hassk. Synonym H WCSP
Iria caribea Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Iria indica (Rich. ex Pers.) Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Iria monostachya (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Iriha monostachyos (L.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Scirpus monostachyus (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Scirpus schoenoides Roxb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Xyris brasiliensis Spreng. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-245792.

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