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L Chaetocarpus globosus subsp. oblongatus (Alain) Borhidi is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Chaetocarpus globosus (Sw.) Fawc. & Rendle in the genus Chaetocarpus (family Peraceae).

* 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 37348) with original publication details: Acta Bot. Acad. Sci. Hung. 25: 17 1979.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Chaetocarpus oblongatus (Alain) Borhidi Synonym H WCSP
Chaetocarpus oblongatus var. monticola Borhidi Synonym L WCSP
Chaetocarpus oblongatus var. subenervis Borhidi Synonym L WCSP
Mettenia globosa subsp. oblongata (Alain) Borhidi Synonym L WCSP
Mettenia oblongata Alain Synonym H WCSP

The species Chaetocarpus globosus (Sw.) Fawc. & Rendle has a further 9 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-37348, and has not been changed.