1. Family: Convolvulaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Argyreia Lour.
      1. Argyreia zeylanica (Gaertn.) Voigt

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    India, Sri Lanka

    Argyreia zeylanica (Gaertn.) Voigt appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 351 (1845)

    Accepted by

    • Staples, G.W. (2007). A synopsis of Rivea (Convolvulaceae). Edinburgh Journal of Botany 64: 213-223.
    • Manitz, H. (1983). Zur Nomenklatur einiger Convolvulaceae und Cuscutaceae. I Feddes Repertorium 94: 173-182.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Argyreia pomacea.]

    Literature

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

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0