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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2746410, with some changes.

L Cryptolepis sinensis (Lour.) Merr. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Philipp. J. Sci. 15: 254 1919.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Aganosma edithae Hance Unresolved L WCSP
Cryptolepis edithae (Hance) Benth. & Hook.f. ex Maxim. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptolepis elegans Wall. ex G.Don Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptolepis elegans var. ciliata Costantin Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptolepis laxiflora Blume Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptolepis pauciflora Wight Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Emericia sinensis (G.Don) Roem. & Schult. Synonym L WCSP
Pergularia sinensis Lour. Synonym L TRO
Periploca chinensis (Lour.) Spreng. Synonym L TRO
Periploca sinensis (Lour.) Steud. Synonym L TRO
Streptocaulon chinense (Lour.) G. Don Synonym L TRO
Strophanthus divaricatus Wall. ex G.Don [Illegitimate] Synonym L WCSP
Vallaris sinensis (Lour.) G.Don Synonym L WCSP

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