Mapania bancana (Miq.) Ridl.

First published in J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc. 30: 258 (1897)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Indo-China to New Guinea. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, Malaya, Maluku, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, 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.
  • Middleton, D.J. & al. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Singapore 7: 1-525. Singapore Botanic Gardens.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 4, 1992 Ridley [12346], Malaysia K000291112 holotype Yes
Nov 25, 1992 Armand [s.n.], Indonesia K000291111 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 25, 1992 Barber [193], Malaysia K000291113 holotype Yes
Nov 6, 1990 Niyomdham, C. et al [1078], Thailand K000498776 No
Oct 6, 1990 Niyomdham, C. et al [1018], Thailand K000498774 No
Oct 6, 1990 Niyomdham, C. et al [1028], Thailand K000498775 No
Griffith, W. [6357], Peninsular Malaysia K000291100 lectotype Yes
Versteeg, G. [1298], Irian Jaya K000291140 isotype Yes
Griffith, W. [6357], Peninsular Malaysia K000960205 lectotype Yes
Chantaranothai, P. [1170], Thailand K000498777 No

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