The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

M Alternanthera elongata (Willd.) Schinz is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Alternanthera (family Amaranthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nat. Pflanzenfam. ed. 2 16c: 75 1934.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Achyranthes elongata (Willd.) Standl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Alternanthera elongata var. elongata Synonym L TRO
Alternanthera elongata f. major Suess. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Alternanthera elongata f. minor Suess. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Alternanthera elongata var. nigriceps (Moq.) Suess. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Gomphrena elongata Willd. ex Schult. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Telanthera elongata (Willd. ex Roem. & Schult.) Moq. Synonym M TRO

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2631154.

  • this name record has not changed
  • names related to this name have changed