Abelmoschus sagittifolius (Kurz) Merr.

First published in Lingnaam Agric. Rev. 2: 40 (1924)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to NE. Australia. It is a tuberous subshrub or shrub and grows primarly in the subtropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Thailand 14(2): 185-358. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Xuyên, Đ.T. (2017). Thực Vật Chí Việt Nam. Flora of Vietnam 14: 1-314. Nhà xuất bản khoa học và kỹ thuật, Hà Nội.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2020). Pullaiah, T. & Karuppusamy, S.. Flora of the Eastern Ghats 7: 1-474.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Wight, R. [s.n.], Indian Subcontinent Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659864 Unknown type material Yes
Wight, R. [s.n.], Indian Subcontinent Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659863 Yes
s.coll. [11028], Philippines Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659935 Unknown type material Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [1004], Thailand Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659947 Unknown type material Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [1004], Thailand Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659946 Unknown type material Yes
Copeland, E.B. [364], Philippines Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659933 Unknown type material Yes
Balansa, B. [1331], Vietnam Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659948 Yes
Cuming, H. [1374], Philippines Abelmoschus moschatus subsp. tuberosus K000659934 Yes
Hill [s.n.], Queensland Abelmoschus rhodopetalus K000659938 Yes
Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia Abelmoschus rhodopetalus K000659939 Yes

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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