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H Callistemon speciosus (Sims) Sweet is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Callistemon (family Myrtaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 31507) with original publication details: Hort. Brit. 155 1826.

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
Callistemon glaucus (DC.) Sweet Synonym H WCSP
Callistemon heleogiton Domin Synonym H WCSP
Callistemon salignus var. paludosus (R.Br.) F.Muell. Synonym L WCSP
Callistemon speciosus (Sims) DC. Synonym M TRO
Callistemon speciosus var. glaucus DC. Synonym L WCSP
Melaleuca paludosa R.Br. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros crassifolia Dum.Cours. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros glauca Dum.Cours. Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros glauca Bonpl. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Metrosideros speciosa Sims Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-31507, and has not been changed.