The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Couroupita guianensis Aubl. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Couroupita (family Lecythidaceae).

The record derives from iPlants (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 313712) with original publication details: Hist. Pl. Guiane 2: 708 1775.

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
Couratari pedicellaris Rizzini Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita acreensis R.Knuth Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita antillana Miers Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita froesii R.Knuth Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita guianensis var. surinamensis (Mart. ex Berg) Eyma Synonym L iPlants
Couroupita idolica Dwyer Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita membranacea Miers Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita peruviana O.Berg Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita saintcroixiana R.Knuth Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita surinamensis Mart. ex Berg Synonym H iPlants
Couroupita surinamensis Mart. ex O. Berg Synonym M TRO
Couroupita venezuelensis R.Knuth Synonym H iPlants
Lecythis bracteata Willd. Synonym H iPlants
Pekea couroupita Juss. ex DC. [Invalid] Synonym H iPlants

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-313712, and has not been changed.