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H Calamus rotang L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Calamus (family Arecaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 29891) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 325 1753.

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
Calamus monoecus Roxb. Synonym H WCSP
Calamus roxburghii Griff. Synonym H WCSP
Calamus scipionum Lam. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Draco rotang Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Palmijuncus monoecus (Roxb.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Rotang linnaei Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Rotanga calamus Crantz Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-29891.

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