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M Swietenia mahagoni (L.) Jacq. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Swietenia (family Meliaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Enum. Syst. Pl. 20 1760.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cedrela mahagoni L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Swietenia acutifolia Stokes Synonym M TRO
Swietenia fabrilis Salisb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Swietenia mahagoni var. praecociflora Hemsl. Synonym L TRO
Swietenia mahogani C. DC. Synonym M TRO
Swietenia mahogoni Lam. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2601502.

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