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M Blepharis ciliaris (L.) B.L.Burtt is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Blepharis (family Acanthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 22: 94 1956.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Acanthus edulis Forssk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Acanthus pectinatus Willd. ex Nees Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Acanthus tetragonus R.Br. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ruellia ciliaris L. Synonym M TRO
Ruellia persica Burm. f. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2677311, and has not been changed.