Family:
Vitaceae Juss.

Leea D.Royen

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Old World to W. Pacific.

[FZ]

Leeaceae, H. Wild. Flora Zambesiaca 2:2. 1966

Note
Characters as for the family.

[FTEA]

Leeaceae, Bernard Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1993

Note
Description as for family.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Burkina, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Comoros, Congo, East Himalaya, Fiji, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Kenya, Laccadive Is., Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Maluku, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Nigeria, Northern Territory, Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Réunion, Santa Cruz Is., Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Togo, Uganda, Vanuatu, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Zambia, Zaïre

Introduced into:

Nicaragua, Seychelles, Trinidad-Tobago

Leea D.Royen appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jacobs [7734], Philippines 7684.000 No
Ellen, R.F. [386], Indonesia 73285.000 No

First published in C.Linnaeus, Mant. Pl.: 17, 124 (1767)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Suessenguth in E. & P. Pflanzenfam. 20D: 382 (1953).
  • —F.T.A. 1: 415

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Nair & Nambisan in Bot. Notis. 110: 160 (1957).
  • Syst. Nat. ed. 12, 2: 627 et Mant. Pl.: 17 (1767).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Fl. Males., ser. 1, 7: 755–782 (1976) (full treatment), nom conserv.
  • Mant Pl.: 17, 124 (1767)
  • Ridsdale in Blumea 22: 57–100 (1974) (full revision and synonymy)
  • Syst Nat., ed. 12, 2: 627 (1767)

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

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

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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