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M Rhynchocorys elephas (L.) Griseb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Rhynchocorys (family Orobanchaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Spic. Fl. Rumel. 2: 12 1844.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Elephantina proboscidea Bertol. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Elephas columnae Guss. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Elephas recta G.Don Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Probosciphora columnae Caruel [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Probosciphora elephas (L.) Grande Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Rhinanthus columnae Jaub. & Spach Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Rhinanthus elephas L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Rhynchocorys strictus Boiss. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Rhynchocorys elephas in version 1 of The Plant List.