Gynura bicolor (Roxb. ex Willd.) DC.

First published in Prodr. 6: 299 (1838)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Indian Subcontinent to Taiwan, Caroline Islands. It is a subshrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Caroline Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Japan, Nansei-shoto

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Koyama, H., Bunwong, S., Pornpongrungrueng, P. & Hind, D.J.N. (2016). Flora of Thailand 13(2): 143-428. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1995 Wallich, N. [s.n.] India K000009504 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1977 Kerr, A.F.G. [3195] Thailand K000843771 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [3152] India K000009503 Isotype Yes
Roxburgh, R. [s.n.] K000843793 Isotype Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3148] Cacalia bicolor K001129338 Unknown Type Material Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 3152] Cacalia angulosa K001118653 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3152] Nepal Cacalia angulosa K001118652 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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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 Living Collection Database

    • Common Names from Plants and People Africa http://www.plantsandpeopleafrica.com/
  • 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