Leptopus cordifolius Decne.

First published in V.Jacquemont, Voy. Inde 4: 155 (1844)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Afghanistan to Himalaya and NW. India. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Chakrabarty, T. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2018). Indo-Burmese Phyllanthaceae: A Taxonomic Revision: 1-437. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Vorontsova, M.S. & Hoffmann, P. (2010). Revision of the genus Leptopus (Phyllanthaceae, Euphorbiaceae sensu lato). Kew Bulletin 64: 627-644.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • 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. [Cited as Andrachne cordifolia.]

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.
  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Chakrabarty, T. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2018). Indo-Burmese Phyllanthaceae: A Taxonomic Revision: 1-437. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Vorontsova, M.S. & Hoffmann, P. (2010). Revision of the genus Leptopus (Phyllanthaceae, Euphorbiaceae sensu lato). Kew Bulletin 64: 627-644.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2009 s.coll. [s.n.], India K000186341 isotype Yes
Aug 1, 2007 Wallich, N. [s.n.], India K000186342 isotype Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Nepal K000246325 Yes
Jun 19, 2003 Hassan, Abdisalam, A. [3111], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186302 No
Jun 19, 2003 Duthie, J. F. [s.n.], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186303 No
Jun 19, 2003 Salim [84], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186304 No
Jun 19, 2003 Toppin, S.M. [820], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186305 No
Jun 19, 2003 Saunders, E.M. [s.n.], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186308 No
Jun 16, 2003 McLaren, H. D. [113], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186271 Yes
Jun 16, 2003 Omar, S. [2755], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186296 No
Jun 16, 2003 Gammie, G.A. [s.n.], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186299 No
Jun 16, 2003 Forrest, George [16221], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186260 No
Jun 16, 2003 Forrest, George [21207], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186265 No
Jun 16, 2003 Forrest, George [3095], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186255 No
Jun 12, 2003 Soulie, J.-A. [s.n.], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186242 No
Misra, O. P. [41696], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186297 No
Rechinger, K.H. [30623], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186298 No
Afridi Exped. [138], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186300 No
Harriss, L.M.S. [16625], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186306 No
Induru, L.R.D. [880], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186307 No
Douie, M. [1787], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186309 No
Fleming, A. [247], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186310 No
Shah, Muqarrab [2605], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186311 No
Winterbottom, J.E. [380], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186312 No
Spraque, T.A. [115], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186313 No
Spraque, T.A. [145], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186314 No
Rodin, R.J. [5378], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186315 No
Drummond, J. R. [14406], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186316 No
Kabri, L. [14498], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186317 No
Drummond, J. R. [21513], Pakistan Andrachne cordifolia K000186318 No
Drummond, J. R. [23604], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186320 No
Drummond, J. R. [23603], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186321 No
Rich, H.H. [303], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186319 No
Edgeworth, M.P. [124], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186322 No
Collett, Henry [s.n.], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186323 No
Drummond, J. R. [23536], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186324 No
Drummond, J. R. [1930], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186325 No
s.coll. [102], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186326 No
Stewart, R.R. [1922], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186327 No
Drummond, J. R. [1446], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186328 No
Parker, R.N. [s.n.], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186329 No
Parker, R.N., India Andrachne cordifolia K000186330 No
Gammie, G.A. [18223], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186331 No
Falconer [916], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186332 No
Haines, H.H. [2169a], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186333 No
Haines, H.H. [2169], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186334 No
Haines, H.H. [2148], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186335 No
Gamble, J.S. [23570], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186336 No
Gamble, J.S. [23099], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186337 No
Forrest, George [7256], China Andrachne cordifolia K000186256 No
Gamble, J.S. [23069], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186338 No
Gamble, J.S. [26938], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186339 No
Reuthui, J. [2020], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186340 No
Royle, Hb [1049], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186343 No
s.coll. [s.n.], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186344 No
Strachey, R. [8], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186345 No
s.coll. [s.n.], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186346 No
Strachey, R. [7], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186347 No
Strachey, R. [9], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186348 No
Williams, S. W. [8125], Nepal Andrachne cordifolia K000186350 No
s.coll. [1049], India Andrachne cordifolia K000186349 No
Schilling, A.D. [557], Nepal Andrachne cordifolia K000186351 No
E.J.C. [7913B], Nepal Andrachne cordifolia K000186352 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Bulletin

    • Kew Bulletin
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0