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M Melochia argentina R.E. Fr. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Melochia (family Malvaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 30400517) with original publication details: Meded. Rijks-Herb. 19: 42 1913.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Melochia argentina Hassl. Synonym M TRO
Melochia argentina var. guina Hassl. Synonym L TRO
Melochia argentina var. lanceolata Hassl. Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-30400517, and has not been changed.