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H Ravenala madagascariensis Sonn. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ravenala (family Strelitziaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 260806) with original publication details: Voy. Indes Orient. 2: 223 1782.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Heliconia ravenala Willemet Synonym H WCSP
Urania madagascariensis (Sonn.) Raeusch. Synonym H WCSP
Urania ravenala (Willemet) A.Rich. Synonym H WCSP
Urania speciosa Willd. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-260806, and has not been changed.