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L Osmanthus americanus var. megacarpus (Small) P.S.Green is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Osmanthus americanus (L.) A.Gray in the genus Osmanthus (family Oleaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 357826) with original publication details: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 22: 463 1958.

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See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Amarolea megacarpa Small Synonym H WCSP
Cartrema megacarpa (Small) Weakley Synonym M TRO
Osmanthus americanus subsp. megacarpus (Small) A.E.Murray Synonym L WCSP
Osmanthus megacarpus (Small) Small ex Little Synonym H WCSP

The species Osmanthus americanus (L.) A.Gray has a further 11 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-357826.

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