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H Monochoria vaginalis (Burm.f.) C.Presl is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Monochoria (family Pontederiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 254566) with original publication details: Reliq. Haenk. 1: 128 1827.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Boottia mairei H.Lév. Synonym H WCSP
Gomphima vaginalis (Burm.f.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria junghuhniana Hassk. Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria linearis (Hassk.) Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria loureiroi Kunth [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria ovata Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria pauciflora (Blume) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria plantaginea (Roxb.) Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Monochoria vaginalis (Burm. f.) C. Presl ex Kunth Synonym M TRO
Monochoria vaginalis var. angustifolia G.X.Wang Synonym L WCSP
Monochoria vaginalis var. pauciflora (Blume) Merr. Synonym L WCSP
Monochoria vaginalis var. plantaginea (Roxb.) Solms Synonym L WCSP
Pontederia alba Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia cordata Lour. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia lanceolata Wall. ex Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia linearis Hassk. Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia loureiroana Schult. & Schult.f. Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia ovata Hook. & Arn. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia pauciflora Blume Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia plantaginea Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia racemosa Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia vaginalis Burm.f. Synonym H WCSP
Pontederia vaginata Royle [Spelling variant] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-254566, and has not been changed.