The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Alocasia cuprea K.Koch is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Alocasia (family Araceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 6716) with original publication details: Berliner Klin. Wochenschr. 4: 141 1861.

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
Alocasia metallica (K.Koch) Hook. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Caladium cupreum K.Koch & C.D.Bouché [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Caladium metallicum K.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Caladium veitchii Hend. ex Hook.f. Synonym H WCSP
Gonatanthus cupreus K.Koch [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-6716, and has not been changed.