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M Melochia spicata (L.) Fryxell 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: Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25: 457 1988.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Malva spicata L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Malvastrum spicatum (L.) A.Gray Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Malveopsis spicata (L.) Kuntze Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2508666.

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