African Plant Database

Alternanthera achyrantha R. Br. ex Sweet
Protologue : Hortus Suburbanus Londinensis 1818
Notes : non Forsskal (1775)
Information on the genus : Alternanthera
Basionym : Illecebrum achyrantha L.
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alternanthera pungens Kunth (1818)
=*Alternanthera achyrantha R. Br. (1810)
=*Alternanthera repens (L.) Link (1821) non J.F.Gmel.
=Alternanthera echinata Sm. (1819)
=Achyranthes repens L. (1753)
=Alternanthera repens (L.) J.F. Gmel. (1791)
=*Illecebrum achyrantha L. (1762)
=Illecebrum obliquum Schumach. (1827)
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Record n°161 modified 2021-10-07
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