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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal to S. Central China and Myanmar.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Ceropegia pubescens Wall. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1871 s.coll. [s.n.] K000014464 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1871 s.coll. [s.n.], Nepal K000014463 Unknown type material
Bruyns, P. [5843(b)], India 59657.000
Martens, J. [254], Nepal 59660.000
Bruyns, P. [2488], Nepal 62698.000
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8144], Nepal K000014465 Unknown type material
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8144] K000014466 Unknown type material

First published in Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 81 (1831)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • Kambale, S.S. & Yadav, S.R. (2019). Taxonomic revision of Ceropegia (Apocynaceae: Ceropegieae) in India Rheedea 29: 1-115.
  • 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.
  • Press, J.R. et al. (2000). Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal: i-x, 1-430. Natural History Museum, London.
  • Pullaiah, T., Karuppuswamy, S. & Sri Ramamurthy, K. (2019). Monograph on Brachystelma and Ceropegia in India: 1-345. CRC Press.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0