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H Chionanthus mala-elengi (Dennst.) P.S.Green is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Chionanthus (family Oleaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 367461) with original publication details: Bull. Bot. Surv. India 26: 124 1984 publ. 1985.

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
Chionanthus mala-elengi subsp. mala-elengi Synonym L WCSP
Chionanthus malabaricus (Wall. ex G.Don) Bedd. Synonym H WCSP
Forsythia mala-elengi Dennst. Synonym H WCSP
Ligustrum microphylla (J. Graham) S.M. Almeida Synonym M TRO
Ligustrum microphyllum (J.Graham) S.M.Almeida [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Linociera malabarica Wall. ex G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Mayepea malabarica (Wall. ex G.Don) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Phillyrea microphylla J.Graham Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Chionanthus mala-elengi subsp. linocieroides (Wight) P.S.Green Accepted L WCSP 5
Chionanthus mala-elengi subsp. terniflorus (Wall. & G.Don) P.S.Green Accepted L WCSP 11

The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-367461.

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