Lasia spinosa (L.) Thwaites

First published in Enum. Pl. Zeyl.: 336 (1864)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical & Subtropical Asia. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Doubtfully present in:

Maluku, Sulawesi

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, New Guinea, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ara, H. (2001). An Annotated Checklist of Aroids of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 8(2): 19-34.
  • 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.
  • Mansor, M., Boyce, P.C., Othman, A.S. & Sulaiman, B. (2012). The Araceae of peninsular Malaysia: 1-146. Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia.
  • Tanaka, N., Koyama, T. & Murata, J. (2005). The flowering plants of Mt. Popa, central Myanmar - Results of Myanmar-Japanese joint expeditions, 2000-2004. Makinoa 5: 1-102.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

CATE Araceae

  • Hay, A. 1988. Cyrtosperma (Araceae) and its Old World allies. Blumea. 33: 427-469.
  • Hen(g) Li, Guang Hua Zhu, Boyce, P.C., Murata, J., Hetterscheid, W.L.A., Bogner, J. & Jacobsen, N. 2010. Araceae in Flora of China @ efloras.org.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ara, H. (2001). An Annotated Checklist of Aroids of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 8(2): 19-34.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. 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?
Jun 20, 2000 Johns, R.J. [9826], New Guinea 29047.991 No
Jun 20, 2000 Johns, R.J. [9826], New Guinea 29047.990 No
Jun 1, 2000 Zollinger, H. [ 347], Jawa K000291753 holotype Yes
Jun 1, 2000 s.coll. [1019], Jawa K000291754 Unknown type material Yes
Apr 1, 1996 Linden [s.n.] K000291755 Unknown type material Yes
47719.000 No
47735.000 No
[D.F.] [4447] K000291752 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [n.s.] K000499248 Unknown type material Yes
Walker [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000499249 Unknown type material Yes
Walker [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000499250 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447], Bangladesh Pothos lasia K001039024 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039030 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4447], Singapore Pothos lasia K001039028 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039031 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039025 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039020 Yes
Jack, W. [Cat. no. 4447], Malaysia Pothos lasia K001039022 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039021 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039026 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039027 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039120 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447], Bangladesh Pothos lasia K001039023 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4447] Pothos lasia K001039029 Yes

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • 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 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

    • Copyright applied to individual images