Scleria thwaitesiana Boeckeler

First published in Linnaea 38: 454 (1874)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Sri Lanka, Thailand to Peninsula Malaysia. It is a Annual and grows primarly in the Wet Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Malaya, Sri Lanka, Thailand

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.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 31, 2016 Thwaites, G.H.K. [C.P. 3796], Sri Lanka K000357563 Yes
Aug 31, 2016 Thwaites, G.H.K. [C.P. 3797], Sri Lanka K000960222 Unknown type material Yes
Nov 1, 1959 Put [4163], Thailand K000498671 No
Nov 1, 1959 Kerr, A.F.G. [9434], Thailand K000498670 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