Ariopsis protanthera (Engl. & K.Krause) N.E.Br. ex Govaerts & Frodin

First published in World Checkl. & Bibliogr. Araceae: 181 (2002)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nepal to N. Thailand. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Boyce, P.C. (2009). Ariopsis (Araceae: Colocasieae) a new generic record for Thailand & preliminary observations on trans-Himalayan biogeography in Araceae. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 37: 9-14.
  • Boyce, P.C., Sookchaloem, D., Hetterscheid, W.L.A., Gusman, G., Jacobsen, N., Idei, T. & Nguyen, V.D. (2012). Flora of Thailand 11(2): 101-325. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Toha, A.M.M., Rahman, M.A., Boyce, P.C. & Wilcock, C.C. (2004). Notes on the Araceae 1: Some new recors for Bangladesh. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 28: 347-354.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Ariopsis peltata.]
  • Sasikala, K., Vajravelu, E. & Daniel, P. (2019). Fascicles of Flora of India 29: 1-357. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi. [Cited as Ariopsis peltata.]

CATE Araceae

  • Boyce, P.C. 2009. Ariopsis (Araceae: Colocasieae) a new generic record for Thailand & preliminary observations on trans-Himalayan biogeography in Araceae. Thai For. Bull. (Bot.), 37, 9-14.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boyce, P.C. (2009). Ariopsis (Araceae: Colocasieae) a new generic record for Thailand & preliminary observations on trans-Himalayan biogeography in Araceae. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 37: 9-14.
  • Toha, A.M.M., Rahman, M.A., Boyce, P.C. & Wilcock, C.C. (2004). Notes on the Araceae 1: Some new recors for Bangladesh. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 28: 347-354.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [s.n.] K000400136 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India K000400137 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • CATE Araceae

    • Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 17 Dec 2011.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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 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