Hibiscus sagittifolius var. septentrionalis Gagnep.

First published in H.Lecomte, Fl. Indo-Chine 1: 435 (1910)
This name is a synonym of Abelmoschus rhodopetalus

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215. [Cited as Abelmoschus sagittifolius.]
  • Xuyên, Đ.T. (2017). Thực Vật Chí Việt Nam. Flora of Vietnam 14: 1-314. Nhà xuất bản khoa học và kỹ thuật, Hà Nội. [Cited as Abelmoschus sagittifolius.]

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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