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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to S. Central China and Indo-China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand

Leptoboea Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in G.Bentham & J.D.Hooker, Gen. Pl. 2: 1025 (1876)

Accepted by

  • Mukherjee, A., Banerjee, D. & Acharya, J. (2008). A contribution to the study of Gesneriaceae Dum. in the eastern Himalaya Pleione 2: 151-161.

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