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This species is accepted, and its native range is India (West Bengal), Indo-China to Peninsula Malaysia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cambodia, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Epigynum griffithianum Wight appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2018 Gardner [ST2493], Thailand K001325061
Jan 1, 2004 Griffith [227], Myanmar K000894500 isotype
Jan 1, 2004 Dr. King's Collector [2324], Peninsular Malaysia K000894492 syntype
Jan 1, 2004 Maingay, A.C. [1835], Peninsular Malaysia K000894495 lectotype
Jan 1, 2004 Griffith [s.n.], Myanmar K000894499 lectotype
Jan 1, 2004 Curtis, C. [2441], Peninsular Malaysia K000894493 isotype
Jan 1, 2004 Dr. King's Collector [1971], Peninsular Malaysia K000894490 lectotype
Jan 1, 2004 Maingay, A.C. [1088], Peninsular Malaysia K000894496 isotype
Jan 1, 2004 Curtis, C. [2441], Peninsular Malaysia K000894494 isotype
Jan 1, 2004 Wray, Jr. L. [1946], Peninsular Malaysia K000894491 syntype
Griffith [s.n.], Myanmar K000894501

First published in Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 4: t. 1308 (1848)

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, D.J. (2005). A revision of Epigynum (Apocynaceae: Apocynoideae) Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 67-81.
  • Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae) Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Middleton, D.J. (2011). Flora of peninsular Malaysia, II, 2: 1-235. Institut Penyelidikan Perhutanan Malaysia.
  • Middleton, D.J. (2014). Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viêt-Nam 33: 1-276. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Middleton, D.J. (2005). A revision of Epigynum (Apocynaceae: Apocynoideae) Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 67-81.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0