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M Torenia thouarsii (Cham. & Schltdl.) Kuntze is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Torenia (family Linderniaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 468 1891.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Lindernia thouarsii (Cham. & Schltdl.) Edwin Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nortenia thouarsii Cham. & Schltdl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Nortenia thouarsii var. nivea Pennell Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Pentsteria dichotoma Griff. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Torenia chamaedrys Bonati Synonym M TRO
Torenia nana Bonati Synonym M TRO
Torenia parviflora Buch.-Ham. & Benth. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Torenia pedunculariformis Bonati Synonym M TRO
Torenia thouarsii var. nivea Pennell Synonym L TRO
Torenia viguieri Bonati Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2520020.

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