Machaerina falcata (Nees) T.Koyama

First published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 69: 63 (1956)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Indo-China to Pacific. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, Caroline Is., Fiji, Hawaii, New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Vanuatu, 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.
  • Plunkett, G.M., Ranker, T.A., Sam, C. & Balick, M.J. (2022). Towards a checklist of the vascular flora of Vanuatu. Candollea 77: 105-118.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 17, 2001 Johns, R.J. [9195], Indonesia 72628.000 No
Nov 1, 1960 Foxworthy [2386], Philippines K000291061 Unknown type material Yes
Beccari, O. [Plante sumatrane 213], Indonesia K000291056 Unknown type material Yes
Gibbs, L.S. [4278], Malaysia K000291057 Unknown type material Yes
Cuming, H. [932], Philippines K000291062 Yes
Cuming, H. [932], Philippines K000291063 Yes
Seemann, B.C. [665], Fiji Machaerina samoensis K000883933 Unknown type material Yes
Whitmee, S.J. [29], Samoa Machaerina samoensis K000883932 Unknown type material 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 2023. 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 2023. 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