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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2678599, with some changes.

M Boerhavia chinensis (L.) Rottb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Boerhavia (family Nyctaginaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Pl. Hort. Univ. Rar. Prog. 4 1773.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Boerhavia bastica Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia chinensis (L.) Asch. & Schweinf. Synonym M TRO
Boerhavia chinensis (L.) Druce Synonym M TRO
Boerhavia repanda Willd. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia umbellata Wight ex Hook.f. [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Commicarpus chinensis (L.) Heimerl Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Commicarpus repandus (Willd.) Standl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Valeriana chinensis L. Synonym M TRO

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