Hedyotis angustifolia Cham. & Schltdl.

First published in Linnaea 4: 153 (1829)
This name is a synonym of Scleromitrion angustifolium

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • 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 Scleromitrion angustifolium.]
  • Ranjan, V. & Kumar, A. (2014). Addition to the flora of West Bengal. Indian Journal of Forestry 37: 307-308. [Cited as Oldenlandia tenelliflora var. tenelliflora.]
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Hedyotis tenelliflora.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Dutta, R. & Deb, D.B. (2004). Taxonomic Revision of Hedyotis L. (Rubiaceae) in Indian Sub-Continent: 1-211. Botanical Survey of India, Howran. [Cited as Hedyotis angustifolia.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • 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/
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