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H Cerbera manghas L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cerbera (family Apocynaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 37166) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 208 1753.

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
Cerbera lactaria Buch.-Ham. ex D. Dietrich Synonym M TRO
Cerbera linnaei Montrouz. Synonym H WCSP
Cerbera manghas var. acutisperma Boiteau Synonym L WCSP
Cerbera manghas f. luteola Boiteau Synonym L WCSP
Cerbera manghas var. mugfordii (F.M.Bailey) Domin Synonym L WCSP
Cerbera manghas var. samoensis Hochr. Synonym L WCSP
Cerbera odollam var. mugfordii F.M.Bailey Synonym L WCSP
Cerbera tanghin Hook. Synonym H WCSP
Cerbera venenifera (Poir.) Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Elcana seminuda Blanco Synonym H WCSP
Odollamia manghas (L.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Odollamia moluca Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Tabernaemontana obtusifolia Poir. Synonym H WCSP
Tanghinia manghas (L.) G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Tanghinia veneneflua G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Tanghinia venenifera Poir. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-37166, and has not been changed.