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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to S. Central China and Indo-China.
Poranopsis discifera

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Florida, Haiti, Hawaii, Jamaica, Jawa, Leeward Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Mauritius, Mexico Southeast, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Réunion, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Poranopsis Roberty appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Candollea 14: 27 (1952)

Accepted by

  • Fang, R.-Z. & Staples, G. (1995). Convolvulaceae Flora of China 16: 271-325. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Staples, G. (with P. Traiperm) (2010). Convolvulaceae Flora of Thailand 10: 330-468. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Staples, G.W. (2006). Revision of Asiatic Poraneae (Convolvulaceae) -- Cordisepalum, Dinetus, Duperreya, Porana, Poranopsis, and Tridynamia. Blumea 51: 403-491.

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