Pancratium zeylanicum L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 290 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Laccadive Islands to Malesia. It is a bulbous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, India, Jawa, Laccadive Is., Maldives, Maluku, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi

Introduced into:

Comoros

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ananda Rao, T. & Ellis, J.L. (1995). Flora of Lakshadweep islands off the Malabar coast, peninsular India, with emphasis on phytogeographical distribution of plants. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 19: 235-250.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (2000). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 14: 1-307. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Kalkman, C. & al. (eds.) (1992-1994). Flora Malesiana 11: 1-768. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ananda Rao, T. & Ellis, J.L. (1995). Flora of Lakshadweep islands off the Malabar coast, peninsular India, with emphasis on phytogeographical distribution of plants. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 19: 235-250.
  • Barthelat, F. (2019). La flore illustrée de Mayotte: 1-687. Biotope éditions.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (2000). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 14: 1-307. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Fosberg, F.R. (1957). The Maldive islands, Indian Ocean. Atoll Research Bulletin 58: 1-37.
  • Kalkman, C. & al. (eds.) (1992-1994). Flora Malesiana 11: 1-768. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Dassanayake, M.D. [365] Sri Lanka K002462109 Yes
Hildebrandt, J.M. [3207] Madagascar K002462243 No
Dassanayake, M.D. [319] Sri Lanka K002462110 Yes
Keith, H.G. [1879] K002462144 Yes
Dassanayake, M.D. [365] Sri Lanka K002462108 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002462104 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Christmas Island K002462151 Yes
Dassanayake, M.D. [511] Sri Lanka K002462111 Yes
Peeris, S. [480] Sri Lanka K002462106 Yes
[Mwaitz] [3211] Sri Lanka K002462105 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8973] K001131963 Unknown Type Material Yes
Foxworthy, F.W. [42885] Philippines K002462149 Yes
[Lovse Lobh] [s.n.] K002462145 Yes
Mooney, H.F. [2522] India K002462107 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8973] K001131962 Unknown Type Material Yes
Rumutom, M. [77] Malaysia K002462148 Yes
Willis, J.C.; Gardiner, J.S. [(36)] K002462245 No
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8973] K001131961 Unknown Type Material Yes
Keith, H.G. [1879] K002462146 Yes
Labat, J.N. [2910] Madagascar K002462244 No
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8973] K001131960 Unknown Type Material Yes
Barber, C.A. [1654] India K002462103 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002462150 Yes
{Sander} [77131] K002462267 No

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