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H Sansevieria nilotica Baker is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Sansevieria (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 279540) with original publication details: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 14: 548 1875.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Acyntha massae Chiov. Synonym H WCSP
Acyntha nilotica (Baker) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Sansevieria massae (Chiov.) Cufod. Synonym H WCSP
Sansevieria nilotica var. nilotica Synonym L TRO
Sansevieria nilotica var. obscura N.E.Br. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-279540.

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