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M Melochia simplex A. St.-Hil. 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 30400550) with original publication details: Fl. Bras. Merid. (quarto ed.) 1: 164 1825.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Melochia missionum Ekman Synonym M TRO
Melochia oblonga Benth. Synonym M TRO
Melochia sorocabensis Schum Synonym M TRO
Melochia stricta K. Schum. Synonym M TRO
Melochia stricta f. missionum (Ekman) Hassl. Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-30400550, and has not been changed.