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M Persicaria madagascariensis (Meisn.) S.Ortiz & Paiva is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Persicaria (family Polygonaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 131: 172 1999.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Persicaria attenuata subsp. africana K.L. Wilson Synonym L TRO
Polygonum madagascariense (Meisn.) Meisn. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Polygonum poiretii var. madagascariensis Meisn. Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2572639.

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