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L Tradescantia crassifolia var. acaulis (M.Martens & Galeotti) C.B.Clarke is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Tradescantia crassifolia Cav. in the genus Tradescantia (family Commelinaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 270223) with original publication details: Monogr. Phan. 3: 293 1881.

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
Tradescantia acaulis M.Martens & Galeotti Synonym H WCSP
Tradescantia iridescens Lindl. Synonym H WCSP
Tradescantia mexicomontana Matuda Synonym H WCSP
Tradescantia meximontana Matuda Synonym M TRO

The species Tradescantia crassifolia Cav. has a further 14 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-270223, and has not been changed.