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M Ocotea guianensis Aubl. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ocotea (family Lauraceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Hist. Pl. Guiane 781 1775.

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
Gymnobalanus guianensis Nees Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Laurus ocotea Rich. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Laurus surca Willd. ex Nees Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Laurus surinamensis Sw. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Oreodaphne guianensis (Aubl.) Nees Synonym M TRO
Oreodaphne guianensis var. aurea Meisn. Synonym L TRO
Perostema bijuga Raeusch. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Persea argentea Spreng. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Psychotria nutans Sieber ex C.Presl Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2385951, and has not been changed.