Melothria capillacea (Schumach.) Cogn.

First published in A.L.P.P.de Candolle & A.C.P.de Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 3: 600 (1881)
This name is a synonym of Zehneria capillacea

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 Zehneria capillacea.]

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Engl. Pflanzenr. Cucurbit. 1: 99, t. 22.
  • in DC. Monogr. 3: 600 (1881)

Other Data

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Sources

  • 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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