The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Asclepias curassavica L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asclepias (family Apocynaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 215 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:94213-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Asclepias aurantiaca Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias bicolor Moench [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias cubensis Wender. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias curassavica var. concolor Krug & Urb. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Asclepias curassavica f. flaviflora Tawada Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Asclepias curassavica f. pallidiflora Griseb. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Asclepias margaritacea Hoffmanns. ex Schult. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias nivea var. curassavica (L.) Kuntze Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2654713.

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