The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Desmodium purpureum Hook. & Arn. is a synonym of Desmodium tortuosum (Sw.) DC.

This name is a synonym of Desmodium tortuosum (Sw.) DC. .

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym (record 13018538) with original publication details: Bot. Beechey Voy. 62 1841.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-13018538.

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