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H Vallisneria americana Michx. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Vallisneria (family Hydrocharitaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 308958) with original publication details: Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 220 1803.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Vallisneria americana var. americana Synonym L TRO
Vallisneria neotropicalis Vict. Synonym H WCSP
Vallisneria spiralis var. americana (Michx.) Torr. Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-308958.

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