1. Family: Paulowniaceae Nakai
    1. Genus: Wightia Wall.
      1. Wightia speciosissima (D.Don) Merr.

        This species is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical..

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam

    Wightia speciosissima (D.Don) Merr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 4, 1965 Smitinand, T. [1920], Thailand K000961202 isotype
    Nov 1, 1946 Lace, J.H. [5653], Myanmar K000961203
    Nov 1, 1946 Lace, J.H. [5653], Myanmar K000961204
    Aplin, T.H. [s.n.], Myanmar K000961205 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2703], Nepal Wightia gigantea K001116838
    Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 2703] Wightia gigantea K001116839

    First published in J. Arnold Arbor. 19: 67 (1938)

    Accepted by

    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • 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.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • T. Smitinand & K. Larsen, eds. (1987). Flora of Thailand 5: 1-470. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • T. Smitinand & K. Larsen, eds. (1987). Flora of Thailand 5: 1-470. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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