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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2631195, and has not been changed.

M Alternanthera flava (L.) Mears is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Alternanthera (family Amaranthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Taxon 29: 88 1980.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Achyranthes gracilis (M.Martens & Galeotti) Standl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Alternanthera gracilis (M.Martens & Galeotti) Loes. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gomphrena flava L. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gomphrena gracilis M.Martens & Galeotti Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Telanthera gracilis (M. Martens & Galeotti) Moq. Synonym M TRO

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