Family:
Rubiaceae Juss.

Uncaria elliptica R.Br. ex G.Don

This species is accepted, and its native range is Sri Lanka, Indo-China to W. Malesia.

Native to:

Borneo, Cambodia, Jawa, Malaya, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Thailand

Uncaria elliptica R.Br. ex G.Don appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2017 Lobb, T. [331], Singapore K001129449 Yes
Oct 1, 2017 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Singapore K001129451 Yes
Korthals, P.W. [s.n.], Sumatera K000729984 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6104] K001123047 Yes
Lobb, T. [331], Singapore K001129450 Yes
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 6104], Malaysia K001123046 Yes
Gardner [1212], Sri Lanka K001129431 syntype Yes
Thwaites, G.H.K. [1661], Sri Lanka Uncaria dasyoneura K000729963 Unknown type material Yes

First published in Gen. Hist. 3: 471 (1834)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Middleton, J.D. (ed.) (2019). Flora of Singapore 13: 1-654. Singapore Botanic Gardens.
  • Puff, C., Chayamarit, K., Chamchumroon, V. & Esser, H.-J. (2021). Flora of Thailand 15(1): 1-235. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya. Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Puff, C., Chayamarit, K., Chamchumroon, V. & Esser, H.-J. (2021). Flora of Thailand 15(1): 1-235. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.

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