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H Desmoncus mitis Mart. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Desmoncus (family Arecaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 60394) with original publication details: Hist. Nat. Palm. 2: 90 1824.

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
Atitara mitis (Mart.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Atitara pumila (Trail) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Desmoncus leptoclonos Drude ex Dammer Synonym M TRO
Desmoncus mitis var. mitis Synonym L WCSP
Desmoncus mitis subsp. mitis Synonym L TRO
Desmoncus pumilus Trail Synonym H WCSP
Desmoncus setosus var. mitescens Mart. ex Drude Synonym L WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Desmoncus mitis var. leptospadix (Mart.) A.J.Hend. Accepted L WCSP 3
Desmoncus mitis var. rurrenabaquensis A.J.Hend. Accepted L WCSP 1
Desmoncus mitis var. tenerrimus (Mart. ex Drude) A.J.Hend. Accepted L WCSP 3

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

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-60394.

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