Elatostema heyneanum (Wedd.) Hallier f.

First published in Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 13: 316 (1896)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SW. India, Sri Lanka, China (Yunnan, N. Guangxi) to Indo-China. It is a perennial or subshrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Fu, L. & al. (2019). https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6188. epublication.
  • Pusalkar, P.K., Mao, A.A. & Inge, P. (eds.) (2022). Flora of India 24: 1-688. Botanical Survey of India.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Pellionia heyneana.]
  • Wang, W.T. (2016). Nova classification specierum sinesium Pelloniae (Urticaceae). Guihaia 36: 1-29. [Cited as Pellionia heyneana.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1999). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 13: 1-284. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Fu, L. & al. (2019). https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.6188. epublication.
  • Sarder, N.U. & Hassan, M.A. (eds.) (2018). Vascular flora of Chittagong and the Chittagong Hill Tracts 2: 1-1060. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2003). Flora of China 5: 1-505. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 3, 2002 Wallich [7272] India Pellionia heyneana K000357602 Syntype Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 7272] Procris heyneana K001127058 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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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