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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-248417, with some changes.

H Heliconia hirsuta L.f. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Heliconia (family Heliconiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 248417) with original publication details: Suppl. Pl. 158 1782.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Bihai harrisiana Griggs Synonym H WCSP
Bihai hirsuta (L.f.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Bihai straminea Griggs Synonym H WCSP
Bihaia hirsuta Kuntze Synonym M TRO
Heliconia bicolor Klotzsch [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia burle-marxii Emygdio Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia cannoidea var. villosa Petersen Synonym L WCSP
Heliconia cararensis Abalo & G.Morales Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia cardenasii L.B.Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia costanensis Aristeg. Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia harrisiana (Griggs) L.B.Sm. Synonym H WCSP
Heliconia hirsuta var. glabra Barreiros Synonym L TRO
Heliconia hirsuta f. laxa Barreiros Synonym L TRO
Heliconia hirsuta f. magnifolia Lane ex Barreiros Synonym L TRO
Heliconia hirsuta var. rubriflora R.R.Sm. Synonym L WCSP
Heliconia hirsuta f. valida Barreiros Synonym L TRO
Heliconia hirsuta var. villosula Loes. Synonym L WCSP
Heliconia psittacorum Sessé & Moc. Synonym M TRO
Heliconia straminea (Griggs) Standl. Synonym H WCSP
Limnocharis haenkei C.Presl Synonym H WCSP
Thalia nemorosa Willd. ex Link Synonym H WCSP

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