Dracaena brachyphylla Kurz

First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 42: 249 (1873)
This name is a synonym of Dracaena angustifolia

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Ghoshal, P.P., Chakrabarty, T., Kumar, A. & Dey, S. (2021). Conspectus of the genus Dracaena (Asparagaceae) in the Indo-Burmese region. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 45: 20-32. [Cited as Dracaena angustifolia.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Dracaena brachyphylla.]
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500. [Cited as Dracaena brachyphylla.]

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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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