Trichopus zeylanicus Gaertn.

First published in Fruct. Sem. Pl. 1: 44 (1788)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SW. India to Peninsula Malaysia. It is a rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

India, Malaya, Sri Lanka, Thailand

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Wilkin, P. & Saunders, R.M.K. (2007). World Checklist of Dioscoreales. Yams and their allies: 1-65. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wilkin, P. & Thapyai, C. (2009). Flora of Thailand 10(1): 1-140. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jayasuriya, A.H.M.; Balasubramanium, S. [515] Sri Lanka K001140910 Yes
s.coll [s.n.] Sri Lanka K001140908 Yes
Larsen, K.; Larsen, S.S. [31810] Thailand K001140913 Yes
Barber, C.A. [3105] India K001140912 Yes
s.coll [290 [?]] K001140902 Yes
Thwaites, G.H.K. [467] Sri Lanka K001140907 Yes
s.coll [s.n.] K001140903 Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] Sri Lanka K001140909 Yes
s.coll [74] Sri Lanka K001140911 Yes
s.coll [s.n.] Sri Lanka K001140906 Yes
Balakrishnan, N. [1176] Sri Lanka K001140905 Yes
Chase; Fay, M. [16354] Sri Lanka K001140904 Yes
Ridley, H.N. [2383] Malaysia Trichopus malayanus K000292181 Type Yes
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.] Malaysia Trichopus malayanus K000292182 Type Yes
s.coll [s.n.] United Kingdom Trichopus malayanus K001140914 Yes

Sources

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  • 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 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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