The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Bougainvillea spectabilis Willd. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Bougainvillea (family Nyctaginaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 2: 348 1799.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:604358-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Bougainvillea bracteata Pers. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea brasiliensis Raeusch. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea brasiliensis Lund ex Choisy [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea peruviana Nees & Mart. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea speciosa Schnizl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea spectabilis var. hirsutissima J.A.Schmidt Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea spectabilis var. parviflora Mart. ex J.A.Schmidt Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea spectabilis var. virescens (Choisy) J.A.Schmidt Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Bougainvillea virescens Choisy Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2680780, and has not been changed.