1. Family: Convolvulaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Argyreia Lour.
      1. Argyreia elliptica (Roth) Choisy

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Nepal, S. India, Sri Lanka.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    India, Nepal, Sri Lanka

    Argyreia elliptica (Roth) Choisy appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 15, 2012 Heyne, B. [s.n.], India K000857268 isotype
    Dec 15, 2012 s.coll. [s.n.], India K000857269
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1380] Convolvulus ellipticus K001112010

    First published in Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 6: 417 (1833 publ. 1834)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Manitz, H. (1983). Zur Nomenklatur einiger Convolvulaceae und Cuscutaceae. I Feddes Repertorium 94: 173-182.
    • Austin, D.F. in Dassanayake (ed.) (1980). Rev. Handb. Fl. Ceylon Convolvulaceae A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 1: 288-363. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.

    Not accepted by

    • Clarke, C.B. in Hooker, J.D. (1883). Fl. Br. India Convolvulaceae Flora of British India 4: 179-228 + 734. [Cited as Lettsomia elliptica.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Clarke, C.B. in Hooker, J.D. (1883). Fl. Br. India Convolvulaceae Flora of British India 4: 179-228 + 734.

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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