Balanophora J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

First published in Char. Gen. Pl.: 99 (1776)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical Africa, Tropical Australia, Tropical & Subtropical Asia, Pacific.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Comoros, Congo, Cook Is., East Himalaya, Fiji, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Marianas, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Society Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
29047.204 No
van Beusekom, C.F. [3370], Thailand 34823.000 No
Van Bensekom, C.F. [3493], Thailand 34824.000 No
Lewis, G.P. [GPL 344], Malaysia 40028.000 No
Lewis, G.P. [GPL 351], Malaysia 40868.000 No
Lewis, G.P. [GPL 370], Malaysia 40869.000 No
Boyce, P.C. [1009], Thailand 63240.000 No
Boyce, P.C. [1034], Thailand 63242.000 No
Utteridge, T.M.A. [425], Indonesia 64561.000 No

Sources

  • Colombian resources for Plants made Accessible

    • ColPlantA 2021. Published on the Internet at http://colplanta.org
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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 Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0