Genus:
Olax L.

Olax imbricata Roxb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to Caroline Islands (Palau).

Native to:

Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., Hainan, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Olax imbricata Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 8, 2010 Romero [PPI 29556], Philippines K000605854 No
Oct 9, 2007 Streimann [NGF 30745], Papua New Guinea K000272209 No
Jan 4, 2006 Gardette [1686], Malaysia K000271455 No
Jan 3, 2006 Reynoso et al. [PPI 17223], Philippines K000271449 No
Jan 3, 2006 Romero [PPI 29264], Philippines K000271450 No
Jan 3, 2006 Reynoso et al. [PPI 6582], Philippines K000271451 No
Nov 9, 2005 Ag. Amin [SAN 126875], Malaysia K000271395 No
Sep 29, 2003 Reynoso et al. [PPI 17174], Philippines K000183675 No
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Sulawesi K000657916 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Sulawesi K000657917 Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Haviland, G.D. [3018], Sarawak K000685242 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Herb. Helfer [798], Myanmar K000582062 Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Sulawesi K000657915 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Sulawesi K000657914 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Maluku K000685122 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 s.coll. [662] K000582061 Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Sulawesi K000657913 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Beccari, O. [s.n.], Maluku K000685121 holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Haviland, G.D. [3118], Sarawak K000685243 holotype Yes
Macrae, J. [264], Sri Lanka K000657927 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6775] K001124799 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6779], India K000582063 Yes
Wight, R. [s.n.], India K000657929 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6775], Myanmar K001124800 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000657930 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000657928 Yes
Wight, R. [s.n.], India K000657926 Yes

First published in Fl. Ind. 1: 169 (1820)

Accepted by

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (2018). Flora of Thailand 14(1): 1-184. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1996). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 10: 1-426. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Hancock, I.R. & Henderson, C.P. (1988). Flora of the Solomon Islands Research Bulletin Dodo Creek Research Station 7: 1-203.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. & De Wilde, W.J.J.O. (eds.) (1984-1989). Flora Malesiana 10: 1-748. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (2018). Flora of Thailand 14(1): 1-184. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1996). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 10: 1-426. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Hancock, I.R. & Henderson, C.P. (1988). Flora of the Solomon Islands Research Bulletin Dodo Creek Research Station 7: 1-203.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Toyama, H. & al. (2013). Inventory of the woody flora in Permanent plats of Kampong Thom and Kompong Chhnang provinces, Cambodia Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 64: 45-105.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. & De Wilde, W.J.J.O. (eds.) (1984-1989). Flora Malesiana 10: 1-748. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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