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M Camellia oleifera Abel is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Camellia (family Theaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Narr. Journey China 174 1818.

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
Camellia banksiana Lindl. ex Champ. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Camellia drupifera Lour. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Camellia drupifera f. biflora (Hayata) S.S.Ying Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Camellia obscura Nakai Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Camellia oleifera var. oleifera Synonym L TRO
Camellia oleosa (Lour.) Rehder Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Camellia podogyna (H.Lév.) Melch. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Camellia sasanqua Blanco [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Drupifera oleosa (Lour.) Raf. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Thea biflora Hayata Synonym M TRO
Thea drupifera (Lour.) Pierre Synonym M TRO
Thea oleifera (Abel) Rehder & E.H. Wilson Synonym M TRO
Thea podogyna H. Lév. Synonym M TRO
Thea sasanqua var. loureiroi Pierre Synonym L TRO
Theopsis banksiana (Lindl.) Nakai Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2694757.

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