Breynia retusa (Dennst.) Alston

First published in Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Peradeniya) 11: 204 (1929)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Réunion, India to S. China and Peninsula Malaysia. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Réunion, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Chakrabarty, T. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2018). Indo-Burmese Phyllanthaceae: A Taxonomic Revision: 1-437. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Chayamarit, K. & Van Welzen, P.C. (2005). Euphorbiaceae (Genera A-F). Flora of Thailand 8(1): 1-303. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Tagane, S. & al. (2017). Bokor National Park. A picture guide of forest trees in Cambodia 4: 1-774. Center for Asian Conservation Ecology, Kyushu University, Japan.
  • Wu, Z.Y., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D.Y. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Chayamarit, K. & Van Welzen, P.C. (2005). Euphorbiaceae (Genera A-F). Flora of Thailand 8(1): 1-303. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Tagane, S. & al. (2017). Bokor National Park. A picture guide of forest trees in Cambodia 4: 1-774. Center for Asian Conservation Ecology, Kyushu University, Japan.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dec 1, 1998 Dr. King's Collector [3949] Malaysia K001056930 Type Yes
Dec 1, 1998 Dr. King's Collector [3949] Malaysia K001056929 Lectotype Yes
Dec 1, 1998 Griffith, W. [949] Burma K000246638 Type Yes
Dec 1, 1998 Parish, C.S.P. [260] Burma K000246640 Type Yes
Dec 1, 1998 Griffith, W. [949] BU K000246637 Type Yes
Dec 1, 1998 McClelland, J. [s.n] BU K000246639 Type Yes
Roxburgh, W. [s.n.] India K000246633 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K000246636 Unknown Type Material Yes
Conté, Y.; Thiam, A.; Konomou, G.; van der Burgt, X.M. [13] Guinea K001187880 No
Conté, Y.; Thiam, A.; Konomou, G.; van der Burgt, X.M. [13] Guinea K001187881 No
Roxburgh, W. [s.n] India K000246634 Type Yes
Clarke, C.B [26437] India K000246644 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K000246635 Unknown Type Material Yes

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