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M Cuphea procumbens Ortega 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. Pl. Descr. Dec. 17 1797.

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
Cuphea bilimekii Koehne Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea erecta Hoffmanns. [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea lanceolata Baill. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea palustris Hemsl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea procumbens Cav. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cuphea × purpurea var. lilacina Haage ex Herder Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cuphea purpurea var. lilacina Haage ex Herder Synonym L TRO
Parsonsia bilimekii (Koehne) Standl. Synonym M TRO
Parsonsia dispersa M.E. Jones Synonym M TRO
Parsonsia procumbens (Ortega) A. Heller Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2748328.

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