The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Cochlospermum religiosum (L.) Alston is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cochlospermum (family Bixaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 44549) with original publication details: Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6(Suppl.): 14 1931.

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
Bombax gossypium L. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Bombax religiosum L. Synonym H WCSP
Cochlospermum balicum Boerl. Synonym H WCSP
Cochlospermum gossypium DC. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Maximilianea gossypium Kuntze [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Wittelsbachia gossypium Mart. & Zucc. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-44549, and has not been changed.