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L Kyllinga melanosperma subsp. bifolia (Miq.) Karthik. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Kyllinga melanosperma Nees in the genus Kyllinga (family Cyperaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 251346) with original publication details: Fl. Ind. Enumerat. - Monocot. 60 1989.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cyperus brevifolius f. vaginatus J.V.Suringar Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus melanospermus subsp. bifolius (Miq.) J.Kern Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga bifolia Miq. Synonym H WCSP

The species Kyllinga melanosperma Nees has a further 14 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-251346, and has not been changed.