Genus:
Canscora Lam.

Canscora perfoliata Lam.

This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. & S. India.

Native to:

India

Canscora perfoliata Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2000 Wallich, N. [4363], India K000857026 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 2000 s.coll. [810], India K000857028 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1922 Wight [s.n.], India K000857029 holotype Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4365] K001038845 Yes
Wallich, N. [4363], India K000857027 Yes

First published in Encycl. 1: 601 (1785)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Shahina, P.M. & Nampy, S. (2014). A taxonomic revision of the genus Canscora in South India, and the erection of the new genus Canscorinella (Canscorinae, Gentianaceae) with two new combinations Phytotaxa 164: 201-225.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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