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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-273090, and has not been changed.

H Xyris tortula Mart. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Xyris (family Xyridaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 273090) with original publication details: Flora 24(2 Beibl.): 55 1841.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Xyris commixta Malme Synonym H WCSP
Xyris megapotamica Malme Synonym H WCSP
Xyris simulans L.A.Nilsson Synonym H WCSP
Xyris simulans var. subtilis Malme Synonym L WCSP
Xyris simulans var. subtortula Malme Synonym L WCSP
Xyris spiralis Pohl ex Seub. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP

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