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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to China (Yunnan) and Thailand.
Justicia vitellina R., watercolour on paper

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Thailand

Phlogacanthus vitellinus (Roxb.) T.Anderson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2451] Justicia quadrangularis K001116057
Dec 15, 2015 Chantaranothai, P. et al. [935], Thailand Phlogacanthus quadrangularis K000939270

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 9: 507 (1867)

Accepted by

  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mao, A.A., Odyuo, N., Verma, D. & Singh, P. (2017). Checklist of Flora of Nagaland: 1-196. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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