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L Desmodium axillare var. acutifolium (Kuntze) Urb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Desmodium axillare (Sw.) DC. in the genus Desmodium (family Leguminosae).

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

The record derives from ILDIS (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 29638 [mirror]).


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Desmodium axillare var. angustatum Urb. Synonym L ILDIS
Desmodium axillare f. robustius Urb. Synonym L TRO
Desmodium oblongifolium DC. Synonym H ILDIS
Hedysarum oblongifolium DC. Synonym H ILDIS
Meibomia axillaris var. acutifolia Kuntze Synonym L ILDIS
Meibomia prorepens S.F.Blake Synonym H ILDIS
Meibomia umbrosa Britton Synonym H ILDIS
Nephromeria axillaris var. acutifolia (Kuntze) Schindl. Synonym L ILDIS
Nephromeria axillaris f. robustior (Urb.) Schindl. Synonym L TRO

The species Desmodium axillare (Sw.) DC. has a further 13 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record ild-29638, and has not been changed.