Peperomia laevifolia (Blume) Miq.

First published in Syst. Piperac.: 107 (1843)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Peninsula Thailand to New Guinea. It is an epiphyte or lithophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Borneo, Christmas I., Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, New Guinea, Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2. Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2022). New species and a revision of the genus Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 50: 104-119.
  • Wiriadinata, H., Girmansyah, D., Hunter, J.M., Hoover, W.S. & Kartawinata, K. (2013). Floristic study of West Sumbawa, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 391-404.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2. Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Wiriadinata, H., Girmansyah, D., Hunter, J.M., Hoover, W.S. & Kartawinata, K. (2013). Floristic study of West Sumbawa, Indonesia. Reinwardtia 13: 391-404.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 24, 1986 Ridley, H.N. [189], Christmas I. K000820275 Unknown type material Yes
Jan 1, 1965 Lister, J.J. [s.n.], Christmas I. K000820276 isosyntype Yes
Jan 1, 1908 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000820278 Yes
Jan 1, 1908 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000820277 Yes
Powell, D.A. [585], Christmas I. 44958.000 No

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 2023. 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 2023. 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