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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-2605681, with some changes.

M Metaplexis japonica (Thunb.) Makino is an accepted name

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

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 2605681) with original publication details: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 17(195): 87 87 1903.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Metaplexis chinensis (Bunge) Decne. Synonym M TRO
Metaplexis stauntonii R. Br. ex Schult. Synonym M TRO
Pergularia japonica Thunb. Synonym M TRO
Urostelma chinense Bunge Synonym M TRO

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