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L Rhododendron mekongense var. melinanthum (Balf. f. & Kingdon-Ward) Cullen is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Rhododendron mekongense Franch. in the genus Rhododendron (family Ericaceae).

* 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 50065017) with original publication details: Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 36(1): 115 1978.

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See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Rhododendron chloranthum Balf. f. & Forrest Synonym M TRO
Rhododendron melinanthum Balf. f. & Kingdon-Ward Synonym M TRO
Rhododendron semilunatum Balf. f. & Forrest Synonym M TRO

The species Rhododendron mekongense Franch. has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50065017, and has not been changed.