Gahnia javanica Moritzi

First published in A.Moritzi, Syst. Verz. Java: 98 (1846)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (Yunnan) to Jawa and Solomon Islands. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, China South-Central, Jawa, Malaya, New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia K000291073 Unknown type material Yes
Zollinger, H. [949], Jawa K000291074 Unknown type material Yes
Zollinger, H. [949], Jawa K000291075 Unknown type material Yes
Gibbs, L.S. [4160], Malaysia K000291076 Unknown type material Yes
Copeland, E.B. [Herbarium of the Bureau of Government Laboratories], Philippines K000291077 Unknown type material Yes
Vidal, S. [1965], Philippines K000291078 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