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This genus is accepted, and its native range is S. China to Tropical Asia.
Aeschynanthus bicolor (Gesneriaceae)

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Aeschynanthus Jack appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2009 Bernados et al. [145184], Malaysia K000610643
May 1, 2009 Baker, W.J. [1201], Papua New Guinea K000610688
May 1, 2009 Julaihi et al. [79261], Sarawak K000610642
May 1, 2009 Diwol S. et al. [139444], Sabah K000610636
May 1, 2009 de Kok, R.P.J. [1186], Papua New Guinea K000610687
Nov 1, 2007 Pannell, C. [2526], Brunei K000224639
Nov 1, 2007 Gideon, O.G. [20314], Papua New Guinea K000224641
Nov 1, 2007 Takeuchi, W. [11353], Papua New Guinea K000224638
Nov 1, 2007 Ambriansyah [AA 2763], Kalimantan K000224640
Nov 1, 2007 Takeuchi, W. [16445], Papua New Guinea K000224637
Nov 16, 2005 Bygrave, P. [90], Thailand K000223649
Nov 4, 2005 Lamb, A. [299/3001], Sabah K000223632
Nov 4, 2005 Postar, M. [145786], Sabah K000223633
Mar 29, 2005 Postar et al. [144132], Malaysia K000223275
Mar 29, 2005 Ingle, N.R. [304], Philippines K000223274
Feb 4, 2005 Sands, M.J.S. [519], Sulawesi K000223137
Jan 28, 2005 Sands, M.J.S. [346], Sulawesi K000223098
Dec 15, 2004 Hiep, N.T. et al. [3300], Vietnam K000223031
Dec 15, 2004 Ariffin Kalat [17397], Brunei K000223034
Dec 9, 2004 Ambriansyah [2445], Kalimantan K000222971
Dec 9, 2004 Gideon, O.G. [78622], Papua New Guinea K000222975
Dec 11, 2003 Rees [245], Papua New Guinea K000184547
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [847], Papua New Guinea 1220.000
Cruttwell, N.G. [1213], Papua New Guinea 1294.000
Cruttwell, N.G. [1209], Papua New Guinea 27286.000
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [1210], Papua New Guinea 27446.000
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [1211], Papua New Guinea 27447.000
Rule, R.H. [5703], Myanmar 31218.000
Paterson, A. [291], Indonesia 50238.000
Sands, M.J.S. [1935], Papua New Guinea 50642.000
Sands, M.J.S. [1877], Papua New Guinea 50645.000
Sands, M.J.S. [1993], Papua New Guinea 50647.000
Sands, M.J.S. [1492], Papua New Guinea 50648.000
Cruttwell, N.E.G. [979], Papua New Guinea 5508.000
Thomas, S.A. [273], Brunei 56860.000
Wood, J.J. [971], Indonesia 57142.000
Wood, J.J. [940], Indonesia 58778.000
Sands [3164], Philippines 65109.000

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 14: 42 (1823)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Middleton, D.J. (2009). A revision of Aeschynanthus (Gesneriaceae) in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam Edinburgh Journal of Botany 66: 391-446.
  • Z.Wu & P.H.Raven (eds.) (1998). Flora of China 18: 1-449. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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 Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0