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M Sterculia apetala (Jacq.) H.Karst. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Sterculia (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Fl. Columb. 2: 35 1862.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Clompanus apetala (Jacq.) Kuntze Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Clompanus chichus (A. St.-Hil. ex Turpin) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Clompanus punctatus (DC.) Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Helicteres apetala Jacq. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sterculia apetala var. apetala Synonym L TRO
Sterculia capitata G. Karst. ex F. Seym. Synonym M TRO
Sterculia carthaginensis Cav. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Sterculia chicha A. St.-Hil. ex Turpin Synonym M TRO
Sterculia elata Ducke Synonym M TRO
Sterculia punctata DC. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2579936.

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