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Published in Bot. Repos. 7: 469 in 1807.
Listed as a synonym of Leucospermum formosum Knight ex Loudon in Encycl. Pl. 1: 82 in 1829.
Listed as a synonym of Protea formosa R.Br. in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10(1): 79 in 1810.)
PlantList shows the name as unresolved but other texts indicate that the accepted name is Protea compacta R.Br. (See Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 5(1): 570 in 1912.
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