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M Cuphea nitidula Kunth is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cuphea (family Lythraceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Nov. Gen. Sp. 6: 206 1824.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cuphea aequipetala Willd. ex Koehne [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea donkelaarii Koehne Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea nitidula var. donkelaarii Koehne Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cuphea nitidula var. strigosa Koehne Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cuphea virgata DC. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Parsonsia nitidula (Kunth) Standl. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2748260.

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