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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2677719, with some changes.

M Blyttia spiralis (Forssk.) D.V.Field & J.R.I.Wood is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Kew Bull. 38: 219 1983.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Asclepias spiraliflora Stokes Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Asclepias spiralis Forssk. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Pentatropis cynanchoides R. Br. Synonym M TRO
Pentatropis fasciculatus (K. Schum.) N.E. Br. Synonym M TRO
Pentatropis hoyoides K. Schum. Synonym M TRO
Pentatropis rigida Chiov. Synonym M TRO
Pentatropis senegalensis Decne. Synonym M TRO
Pentatropis spiralis (Forssk.) Decne. Synonym M TRO
Tylophora cirrosa F. Asch. Synonym M TRO

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