The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

M Melochia ulmifolia Benth. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melochia (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: J. Bot. (Hooker) 4: 129 1841.

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
Melochia benthamii K.Schum. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melochia carthaginensis Willd. ex K.Schum. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melochia ramuliflora (Miq.) R.E. Fr. Synonym M TRO
Riedlea dichotoma Turcz. Synonym M TRO
Riedlea ramuliflora Miq. Synonym M TRO

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2508619.

  • this name record has not changed
  • names related to this name have changed