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H Scleria catophylla C.B.Clarke is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Scleria (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 265254) with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Afric. 5: 670 1894.

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
Scleria aterrima (Ridl.) Napper [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Scleria catophylla var. chondrocarpa Nelmes Synonym L WCSP
Scleria hirtella var. aterrima Ridl. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-265254, and has not been changed.