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This species is accepted, and its native range is Jawa to Bismarck Archipelago.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, New Guinea

Laportea decumana (Roxb.) Wedd. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2016 Prescott, T.A.K. [74], Papua New Guinea K001193669
Jan 1, 2016 Conn, B.J. et al. [5524], Papua New Guinea K001193668
Jan 1, 2016 James, S.A. et al. [SAJ0601], Papua New Guinea K001193667
Jul 1, 2010 Cook, C. [141], Irian Jaya K000612091
Jan 1, 2007 Klappa [93], Papua New Guinea K000611705
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4620] Urtica decumana K001039501

First published in Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat. 9: 129 (1856)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • GBIF (2008-2020). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

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