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M Hibiscus surattensis L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 696 1753.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Furcaria surattensis Kostel. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus aculeatus G. Don Synonym M TRO
Hibiscus appendiculatus Stokes Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus furcatus Roxb. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Hibiscus surattensis var. villosus Hochr. Synonym L TRO
Hibiscus trinitarius Noronha Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2850593.

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