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L Azolla pinnata subsp. africana (Desv.) R.M.K. Saunders & K. Fowler is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Azolla pinnata R. Br. in the genus Azolla (family Salviniaceae).

* 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 50009388) with original publication details: Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 109: 351, f. 30A 1992.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Azolla africana Desv. Synonym M TRO
Azolla guineensis Schumach. Synonym M TRO
Azolla pinnata var. africana (Desv.) Baker Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50009388.

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