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H Rauvolfia sumatrana Jack is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 176982) with original publication details: Malayan Misc. 1(5): 22 1820.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cyrtosiphonia madurensis Teijsm. & Binn. Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtosiphonia reflexa (Teijsm. & Binn.) Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtosiphonia spectabilis Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Cyrtosiphonia sumatrana (Jack) Miq. Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia blumeana Valeton ex Koord.-Schum. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia madurensis (Teijsm. & Binn.) Burck ex Koord.-Schum. Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia madurensis (Teijsm. & Binn.) Boerl. Synonym M TRO
Rauvolfia palawanensis Elmer Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia reflexa Teijsm. & Binn. Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia samarensis Merr. Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia spectabilis (Miq.) Boerl. Synonym H WCSP
Rauvolfia sumatrana var. longifolia Blume Synonym L WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-176982, and has not been changed.