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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2678650, and has not been changed.

M Boerhavia elegans Choisy 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: Prodr. 13(2): 453 1849.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Boerhavia elegans var. stenophylla Boiss. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia elegans subsp. stenophylla (Boiss.) A.G.Mill. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia repens var. ehrenbergii Asch. & Schweinf. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia rubicunda Steud. [Invalid] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Boerhavia rubicunda var. stenophylla (Boiss.) Fosberg Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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