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M Merremia aegyptia (L.) Urb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Merremia (family Convolvulaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 8500794) with original publication details: Symb. Antill. 4(3): 505 1910.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Batatas pentaphylla Choisy Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus munitus Wall. Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus vitifolius Burm. f. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea aegyptia L. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea pilosa Cav. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea sinaloensis Brandegee Synonym M TRO
Merremia pentaphylla Hallier f. Synonym M TRO
Operculina aegyptia (L.) House Synonym M TRO
Operculina pentaphylla House Synonym M TRO
Spiranthera pentaphylla Bojer Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8500794.

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