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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Taiwan and Peninsula Malaysia, W. Jawa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Vincetoxicum hirsutum (Wall.) Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jacquemont, V.V. [1096], India Tylophora hirsuta K000872927
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8201], Nepal Tylophora hirsuta K001129219
Wight, R. [s.n.] Tylophora hirsuta K000872928
Clarke, C.B. [27068], Assam Tylophora hirsuta K000872926
Phillips, W.E. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia Tylophora hirsuta K000894978
Potts, J. [s.n.], China Tylophora ovata K000872869 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.] Tylophora ovata K000872870
Jan 1, 1921 Wight, R. [1920], India Gymnema hirsutum K000438424
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8185], India Gymnema hirsutum K001129174
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8185], India Gymnema hirsutum K001129176
Leschenault de la Tour, J.B. [Cat. no. 8185], India Gymnema hirsutum K001129175
Leschenault de la Tour, J.B. [Cat. no. 8185], India Gymnema hirsutum K001129177

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 424 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ahmed, Z.U. & al. (eds.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 6: 1-408. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Backer, C.A. & Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. in Backer, C.A. & Bakhuizen van den Brink, R. C. (1965). Flora of Java 2: 1-641. N.V.P. Noordhoff, Groningen, The Netherlands.
  • Craib, W.G. & Ker, A.F.G. in Craib, W.G. (1951). Florae Siamensis enumeratio 3(1): 1-100. Siam society, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1995). Flora of China 16: 1-479. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 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 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