Floscopa scandens Lour.

First published in Fl. Cochinch.: 193 (1790)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Queensland. It is an annual or subshrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Acharya, J., Banerjee, D. & Mukherjee, A. (2009). A contribution to the study of Commelinaceae R.Br. in Darjeeling - Sikkim Himalayas. Pleione 3(1): 18-27.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 22, 1921 Wight, R. [2842] India K002794792 Yes
Hamilton [5204B] India K000854191 Unknown Type Material Yes
Yap, J.W.; Nor Ezzawanis, A.T.; Mohd. Hairul, M.A.; Wan Syafiq, W.P. [88107] Malaysia K001553192 Yes
K:SPC-48714.000 No
Heyne [5204] India K000854190 Unknown Type Material Yes
Strachey, R.; Winterbottom, J.E. [S.no] India Dithyrocarpus paniculatus K002794720 Yes
Jack, W. [Cat. no. 5204] Malaysia Aneilema hispidum K001120126 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5204] India Aneilema hispidum K001120124 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich [5204H] Burma Aneilema hispidum K002794781 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5204] Aneilema hispidum K001120122 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5204] India Aneilema hispidum K001120123 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5204] Aneilema hispidum K001120121 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5204] Burma Aneilema hispidum K001120128 Unknown Type Material Yes
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5204] Burma Aneilema hispidum K001120129 Unknown Type Material Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5204] Aneilema hispidum K001120125 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5204] Nepal Aneilema hispidum K001120120 Unknown Type Material Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5204] Aneilema hispidum K001120127 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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