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M Desmodium metcalfii (Rose & Painter) Kearney & Peebles is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Desmodium (family Leguminosae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 13017703) with original publication details: J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 29(11): 485 1939.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Meibomia metcalfii Rose & Painter Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-13017703.

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