Murdannia esculenta (Wall. ex C.B.Clarke) Abeyw.

First published in Ceylon J. Sci., Biol. Sci. 2: 82 (1959)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is India, Sri Lanka. It is a Perennial or tuberous geophyte and grows primarly in the Seasonally Dry Tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Bourne, A.G. [144], India K000821635 isotype Yes
Wallich, N. [5208], India K000821485 lectotype Yes
Wallich, N. [5208], India K000821486 Yes
Wallich, N. [5208], India K000821487 Yes
Wallich, N. [5208], India K000821484 lectotype Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5208] Aneilema esculentum K001120139 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5208] Aneilema esculentum K001120138 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5208] Aneilema esculentum K001120137 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5208] Aneilema esculentum K001120136 Yes

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 2022. 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 2022. 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

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