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M Zehneria japonica (Thunb.) H.Y. Liu is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Zehneria (family Cucurbitaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 100367330) with original publication details: Bull. Natl. Mus. Nat. Sci. (Taichung) 1: 40 1989.

⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record, see Bryonia japonica Thunb. .

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
Melothria argyi H. Lév. Synonym M TRO
Melothria formosana Hayata Synonym M TRO
Melothria indica Lour. Synonym M TRO
Melothria japonica Maxim. ex Cogn. Synonym M TRO
Melothria leucocarpa (Blume) Cogn. Synonym M TRO
Melothria leucocarpa var. rubella Gagnep. Synonym L TRO
Melothria odorata Hook. f. & Thomson ex C.B. Clarke Synonym M TRO
Neoachmandra indica (Lour.) W.J. de Wilde & Duyfjes Synonym M TRO
Neoachmandra japonica (Thunb.) W.J. de Wilde & Duyfjes Synonym M TRO
Zehneria indica (Lour.) Keraudren Synonym M TRO
Zehneria omeiensis Z.Y. Zhu Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name record (from Tropicos) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Zehneria japonica in version 1 of The Plant List.