1. Family: Aristolochiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aristolochia L.
      1. Aristolochia acuminata Lam.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to NE. Queensland.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Queensland, Solomon Is., Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

    Introduced into:

    Trinidad-Tobago

    Aristolochia acuminata Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Malaysia K001116855
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Myanmar K001116856
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Myanmar K001116857
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Myanmar K001116858
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Myanmar K001116859
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2705], Myanmar K001116860
    Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116852
    Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116853
    Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116854
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705], India K001116847
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116848
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116849
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116850
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116851
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2705] K001116861
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842575
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842576
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842577
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842578
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842579
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842580
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842581
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842582
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842583
    Mar 1, 2005 Morrison, C. [168], Solomon Is. Aristolochia tagala K000009302
    Fortune, R.F., Papua New Guinea Aristolochia tagala 17457.000
    Wallich, N. [2705], Bangladesh Aristolochia tagala K000978959
    Wallich, N. [2705] Aristolochia tagala K000978960
    Wallich, N. [2705], Bangladesh Aristolochia tagala K000978961
    Wallich, N. [2705], Myanmar Aristolochia tagala K000978962

    First published in Encycl. 1: 254 (1783)

    Accepted by

    • Kiew, R. & al. (eds.) (2015). Flora of Peninsular Malaysia. Series II: Seed Plants, volume 5 Malayan Forest Records 49: 1-319.

    Not accepted by

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

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
    • Paul, S. Devi, N. & Sarma, G.C. (2010). Diversity of some medicinally important species of Aristolochia Linnaeus (Aristolochiaceae) in Assam, India Pleione 4: 250-255.
    • 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.
    • Hancock, I.R. & Henderson, C.P. (1988). Flora of the Solomon Islands Research Bulletin Dodo Creek Research Station 7: 1-203.

    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