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M Alternanthera rufa (Mart.) D.Dietr. 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: Syn. Pl. 1: 866 1839.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Achyranthes rufa (Mart.) Standl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Alternanthera rufa var. glabrata (Seub.) R.E.Fr. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Brandesia rufa Mart. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Pfaffia rufa Mart. Synonym M TRO
Telanthera rufa Moq. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2631414, and has not been changed.