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H Curculigo orchioides Gaertn. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Curculigo (family Hypoxidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 303703) with original publication details: Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 63 1788.

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
Curculigo brevifolia Dryand. ex W.T.Aiton Synonym H WCSP
Curculigo firma Kotschy & Peyr. Synonym H WCSP
Curculigo malabarica Wight Synonym H WCSP
Curculigo orchioides var. minor Benth. Synonym L WCSP
Curculigo pauciflora Zipp. ex Span. Synonym H WCSP
Curculigo petiolata Royle Synonym H WCSP
Curculigo stans Labill. Synonym H WCSP
Franquevillea major Zoll. ex Kurz Synonym H WCSP
Gethyllis acaulis Blanco Synonym H WCSP
Hypoxis dulcis Steud. ex Baker Synonym H WCSP
Hypoxis minor Seem. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Hypoxis orchioides (Gaertn.) Kurz Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-303703, and has not been changed.