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This genus is accepted, and its native range is W. Tropical Africa to Angola, India to S. Central China and W. Malesia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Borneo, Cabinda, Cambodia, Cameroon, Central African Repu, China South-Central, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Laos, Liberia, Malaya, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam, Zaïre

Neuropeltis Wall. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in W.Roxburgh, Fl. Ind. 2: 43 (1824)

Accepted by

  • Baker, J.G. & A.B. Rendle in Thiselton-Dyer, W.T. et al. (eds.) (1905). Convolvulaceae Flora of Tropical Africa 4(2): 62-206. Secretary of State for the Colonies.
  • Breteler, J.F. (2010). Description of a new species of Neuropeltis (Convolvulaceae) with a synopsis and a key to all African species Plant Ecology and Evolution 143: 176-180. National Botanic Garden of Belgium and Royal Botanical Society of Belgium.
  • Clarke, C.B. in Hooker, J.D. (1883). Fl. Br. India Convolvulaceae Flora of British India 4: 179-228 + 734.
  • Fang, R.-Z. & Staples, G. (1995). Convolvulaceae Flora of China 16: 271-325. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Gagnepain & Courchet in H. Lecomte (1915). Flore Indo-Chine Convolvulaceae Flore Générale de l'indo-Chine 4: 228-313.
  • Heine, H. in Hutchinson, J. & Dalziel, J.M. (1963). Convolvulaceae Flora of West Tropical Africa, second edition 2: 335-352 + 496. Crown Agents for Oversea Governments and Administrations.
  • Lejoly, J. & S. Lisowski (1984). Le genre Neuropeltis Wall. (Convolvulaceae) au Zaire, au Gabon et au Cameroun Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 54: 471-482.
  • Ooststroom, S.J. van & R.D. Hoogland (1953). Convolvulaceae Flora Malesiana 4: 388-512. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Ooststroom, S.J. van (1942). On the Asiatic species of Neuropeltis Wall. (Convolvulaceae) Blumea 5: 268-273.
  • Staples, G. (with P. Traiperm) (2010). Convolvulaceae Flora of Thailand 10: 330-468. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 4, 2: 80.

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