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This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. India, Sri Lanka.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Sirhookera lanceolata (Wight) Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 1977 Hepper, F.N. [4472], Sri Lanka K000480212
Barnes, E. [1745], India 20589.000
Codrington [1], Sri Lanka 28407.000
Sri Lanka 42679.000
Sri Lanka 54154.000
Wight, R. [s.n], India K000387863 Unknown type material
Wight, R. [s.n], India K000387862 Unknown type material
Wight, R. [2988], India K000387865 Unknown type material
Thwaites, G.H.K. [2358], Sri Lanka K000387864 Unknown type material
Walker, G. [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000480213
Barnes, E. [1745], India K000480216
Blatter [333], India K000480215
Gamble, J.S. [14289], India K000480217
Barnes, E. [1752], India K000480214
s.coll. [50], India K000480218

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 681 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-71827. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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