Rhuacophila javanica Blume

First published in Enum. Pl. Javae: 14 (1827)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Malesia to SW. Pacific. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Fiji, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1979-1983). Flora Malesiana 9: 1-600. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta. [Cited as Dianella javanica.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Smith, A.C. (1991). Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 5: 1-626. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
New Caledonia Dianella austrocaledonica K000644265 Yes
MacGillivray, J. [780], New Caledonia Dianella austrocaledonica K000644264 Yes
Jan 1, 2012 Beaman [10862] Dianella javanica K000524282 No
Ridley, H.N. [16334], Peninsular Malaysia Dianella javanica K000292025 Unknown type material Yes

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 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