1. Family: Balanophoraceae Rich.
    1. Genus: Balanophora J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Balanophora abbreviata Blume

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Congo, Comoros, Madagascar, Tropical Asia, Society Islands.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Comoros, Congo, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Myanmar, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Society Is., Sulawesi, Thailand, Vietnam

    Balanophora abbreviata Blume appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 16, 1973 Hildebrandt, J.M. [1884], Comoros K000430574 Unknown type material
    May 16, 1973 Humblot, L. [181], Comoros K000430575 syntype
    Dutt, B.S.M., India 18448.000
    Powell, D.A. [568], Christmas I. 45714.000
    Hookes, J.D., India 40649.000
    Subrahmanyam, N., India 33445.000
    Mar 17, 1972 Loher, A. [5161], Philippines Balanophora micrantha K000674586 lectotype

    First published in Enum. Pl. Javae 1: 87 (1827)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Lê, T.C. (2005). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 3: 1-1248. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
    • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.
    • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
    • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1983). Flora of Bhutan 1(1): 1-186. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    • Lê, T.C. (2005). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 3: 1-1248. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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