Dirichletia obovata Balf.f.

First published in Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh 11: 835 (1882)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Socotra. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the desert or dry shrubland biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Socotra

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Carphalea obovata.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Miller, A.G. & Morris, M. (2004). Ethnoflora of Soqotra Archipelago: 1-759. The Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Bayley Balfour [422] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172706 Type Yes
Bayley Balfour [172] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172742 Type Yes
Bayley Balfour [422] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172705 Type Yes
Bayley Balfour [s.n.] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172743 No
Schweinfurth, G. [250] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172741 Yes
Bayley Balfour [s.n.] Yemen Carphalea obovata K000172744 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0