Capparis rotundifolia Rottler

First published in Neue Schriften Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin 4: 185 (1803)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. & S. India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh to Indo-China. It is a scrambling shrub or tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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. Smithsonian Institution.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 1, 1961 India K000247323 Unknown type material Yes
May 1, 1961 India K000247322 Unknown type material Yes
May 1, 1961 Wight [89], India K000247324 Yes
May 1, 1961 Wight [89], India K000247325 Yes
May 1, 1961 India K000247331 Yes
May 1, 1961 Stocks [s.n], India K000247330 Yes
May 1, 1961 Stocks [s.n], India K000247328 Yes
May 1, 1961 Law [s.n], India K000247326 Yes
May 1, 1961 Stocks [s.n], India K000247327 Yes
May 1, 1961 [Gebume] [s.n], India K000247329 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images