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M Litsea aestivalis (L.) Fernald is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Litsea (family Lauraceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 17802855) with original publication details: Rhodora 47(556): 140 1945.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Laurus aestivalis L. Synonym M TRO
Laurus geniculata Walter Synonym M TRO
Lindera benzoin var. aestivalis (L.) Meisn. Synonym L TRO
Litsea geniculata (Walter) G. Nicholson Synonym M TRO
Malapoenna geniculata (Walter) J.M. Coult. Synonym M TRO
Tetranthera aestivalis (L.) Spreng. Synonym M TRO
Tetranthera geniculata (Walter) Nees Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-17802855.

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