Uncaria Schreb.

First published in Gen. Pl., ed. 8[a]. 1: 125 (1789), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, East Himalaya, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Gabon, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Guyana, Hainan, Honduras, India, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jawa, Kenya, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Queensland, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 3:41. Nom. cons.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Gen.1: 125 (1789)
  • Petit in B.J.B.B. 27: 442 (1957)
  • Ridsd. in Blumea 24: 68–100 (1978), nom. conserv.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 18, 2018 Runi et al. [S.63744] Malaysia K001273995 No
Jun 1, 2015 Nyuyen, V.D. [HNK 1250] Vietnam K001045269 No
May 1, 2015 Ching, Y.P. [S. 56804] Malaysia K001045262 No
May 1, 2015 Othman, H., et al. [S. 57738] Malaysia K001045263 No
May 1, 2015 Othman, H., et al. [57805] Malaysia K001045264 No
Apr 28, 2015 Ching, Y.P. [S. 51325] Malaysia K001045194 No
May 25, 2012 Yahud; Mahmud et al. [S.90664] Malaysia K000771403 No
Jan 1, 2011 Du, N.V., et al. [HNK 2565] Vietnam K000174747 No
Dec 17, 2010 Jamree; Banyeng; Awg Enjah [s.73293] Malaysia K000174651 No
Dec 10, 2010 Jamree; Awg Enjah et al. [s.75890] Malaysia K000174593 No
Dec 10, 2010 Jamree; Awg Enjah et al. [S.75842] Malaysia K000174604 No
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 6108] India K001123065 Unknown Type Material Yes
Nguyen, V.D.; Vu, X.P.; Nguyen, T.C.; Bui, H.Q.; Kok, R.P.J.; Utteridge, T.M.A.; Moore, A.; Trudgen, M.; Briggs, M. [HNK 1610 (MB 62)] Vietnam K:SPC-78381.000 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6108] Nepal K001123063 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6105] Singapore K001123050 Unknown Type Material Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6107] India K001123060 Unknown Type Material Yes
Siebold, P.F.von [s.n.] Japan K000729967 Unknown Type Material Yes
John [8] Malaysia K001604739 Yes
Jemree, S. et al. [S 90029] Malaysia K001581552 Yes
Yii, P.C.; Mohizah [S. 71461] Malaysia K001590263 Yes
Coode, M.J.E. [6067] Indonesia K:SPC-55455.000 No
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6107] India K001123061 Unknown Type Material Yes
Spruce, R. [3221] Venezuela K000006440 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6107] India K001123059 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6108] Nepal K001123064 Unknown Type Material Yes
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 6108] K001123066 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6112] Singapore K001123073 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6105] K001123048 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6111] Burma K001123071 Unknown Type Material Yes
Zartman, C.E. [5860] Brazil K001049391 Yes
Hamilton, W.D. [45] Brazil K001049392 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6105] K001123049 Unknown Type Material Yes
Blinkworth, R. [6108] India K000030900 Type Yes
Nguyen, V.D.; Vu, X.P.; Nguyen, T.C.; Bui, H.Q.; Kok, R.P.J.; Utteridge, T.M.A.; Moore, A.; Trudgen, M.; Briggs, M. [HNK 2025 (MB 100)] Vietnam K:SPC-77829.000 No
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6107] India K001123062 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6112] Singapore K001123072 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6104] K001123047 Unknown Type Material Yes
Nguyen, V.D.; Vu, X.P.; Nguyen, T.C.; Bui, H.Q.; Kok, R.P.J.; Utteridge, T.M.A.; Moore, A.; Trudgen, M.; Briggs, M. [HNK 1603 (MB 61)] Vietnam K:SPC-76869.000 No
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 6104] Malaysia K001123046 Unknown Type Material Yes
Small, D. [694] Sierra Leone K:SPC-06294.000 No
Tsang, W.T. [20872] China K000729968 Type Yes
Spruce, R. [3221] Venezuela K000006439 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6105] Singapore K001123051 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China

    • The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
  • 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