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M Helicteres jamaicensis Jacq. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Helicteres (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Select. Stirp. Amer. Hist. 235 1763.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Helicteres althaeifolia Lam. Synonym M TRO
Helicteres barbadensis Jacq. Synonym M TRO
Helicteres brevior Mill. Synonym M TRO
Helicteres dumosa Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Helicteres spiralis Northr. Synonym M TRO
Nisoralis jamaicensis (Jacq.) Raf. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2843219, and has not been changed.