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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2654899, with some changes.

M Asclepias lanuginosa Nutt. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Asclepias (family Apocynaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Gen. N. Amer. Pl. 1: 168 1818.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Acerates lanuginosa Decne. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Acerates monocephala Lapham ex A. Gray Synonym M TRO
Acerates nuttalliana (Torr.) Eaton Synonym M TRO
Asclepias nuttalliana Torr. [Illegitimate] Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Polyotus lanuginosus (Nutt.) Nutt. Synonym M TRO

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