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L Aerva javanica var. bovei Webb is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Aerva javanica (Burm.f.) Juss. ex Schult. in the genus Aerva (family Amaranthaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Niger Fl. 173 1849.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aerva bovii (Webb) Edgew. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Aerva persica var. bovei (Webb) Maire Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Aerva pseudotomentosa Blatt. & Hallb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Aerva tomentosa Forssk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Aerva tomentosa var. bovei (Webb) C.B.Clarke Synonym L WCSP (in review)

The species Aerva javanica (Burm.f.) Juss. ex Schult. has a further 25 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2623687.

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