The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Maranta arundinacea L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Maranta (family Marantaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 253261) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 2 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Maranta arundinacea var. arundinacea Synonym L TRO
Maranta arundinacea var. indica (Tussac) Petersen Synonym L WCSP
Maranta arundinacea f. sylvestris Matuda Synonym L WCSP
Maranta arundinacea var. variegata Ridl. Synonym L WCSP
Maranta indica Tussac Synonym H WCSP
Maranta ramosissima Wall. Synonym H WCSP
Maranta silvatica Roscoe Synonym M TRO
Maranta sylvatica Roscoe ex Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Maranta tessellata var. kegeljanii E.Morren Synonym L WCSP
Phrynium variegatum N.E.Br. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-253261.

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