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L Desmodium tortuosum var. ospriostreblum (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Sunding is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Desmodium tortuosum (Sw.) DC. in the genus Desmodium (family Leguminosae).

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

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 13042330) with original publication details: Garcia de Orta Ser. Bot., 2(1): 13 1974.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Desmodium ospriostreblum Steud. ex A. Rich. Synonym M TRO

The species Desmodium tortuosum (Sw.) DC. has a further 8 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-13042330, and has not been changed.