Sauromatum venosum (Dryand. ex Aiton) Kunth

First published in Enum. Pl. 3: 28 (1841)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa to China (Yunnan). It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Central African Repu, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gulf of Guinea Is., India, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tanzania, Tibet, Uganda, West Himalaya, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Haigh, A. & Boyce, P.C. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca 12(1): 1-54. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sasikala, K., Vajravelu, E. & Daniel, P. (2019). Fascicles of Flora of India 29: 1-357. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • 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. [Cited as Typhonium venosum.]

Kew Species Profiles

  • Huxley, A., Griffiths, M. & Levy, M. (eds) (1999). The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary of Gardening, Volume 4 (R to Z). Macmillan Reference, London.
  • Mabberley, D. J. (2008). Mabberley’s Plant-book: a Portable Dictionary of Plants, their Classification and Uses. 3rd Edition. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
  • Thacker, H. (2009). Sauromatum venosum. Assessment using IUCN Categories and Criteria 3.1 (IUCN 2001). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010). Sauromatum venosum. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • enum. Pl. 3: 28 (1841).

CATE Araceae

  • 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

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Haigh, A. & Boyce, P.C. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca 12(1): 1-54. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon. Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • A.D.Q. Agnew, Upland Kenya Wild Flowers p. 705, 706 (1974).
  • Hepper in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3: 116 (1968).
  • Hepper in Kew Bulletin 21: 492 (1968)
  • Kunth, Enum. Pl. 3: 28 (1841).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1975 Sanford, W.W. [6245], Cameroon K000390810 No
Jan 1, 1975 Bauer, P.J. [166], Cameroon K000390811 No
Schweinfurth, G. [489], Eritrea K000390817 No
Chandler, P. [2784], Uganda K000390818 Yes
Tweedie [62], Kenya K000390826 No
Polhill, R. [1485], Tanzania K000390828 No
Renvoize, S.A. [2101], Tanzania K000390832 Yes
Polhill, R. [1750], Tanzania K000390833 No
Polhill, R. [1750], Tanzania K000390834 No
Adeleysen, E. [172], Tanzania K000390841 No
Salubeni, A.J. [896], Malawi K000390843 No
Pawek, J. [13393], Malawi K000390845 No
Collett, H. [323], India K000390857 No
Collett, H. [s.n.], India K000390859 No
Gamble, J.S. [4661], India K000390861 No
D.H. [803], India K000390873 No
Duthie, J.F. [s.n.], India K000390881 No
J.J. [s.n.], India K000390889 No
Deane, H. [178], Pakistan K000390892 No
Strachey, R. [10], India K000390880 No
Woodrow, G.M. [s.n.], India K000390890 No
Mainwaring [12], Kenya K000390820 No
Jarrett, F.M. [736], India K000390870 No
Brummitt, R.K. [15157], Malawi K000390844 No
Fanshawe, D.B. [3003], Zambia K000390849 No
Barnes, E. [1552], India K000390878 No
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000390872 No
Jack, C. [425], Kenya K000390821 No
Gamble, J.S. [6242], India K000390863 No
Tweedie [62], Kenya K000390823 Yes
s.coll. [4408], India K000390855 No
Barnes, E. [1553], India K000390877 No
Aitchison, J.E.T. [154], Pakistan K000390895 No
Aitchison [s.n.], India K000390886 No
Barnes, E. [1617], India K000390879 No
Rich, H.H. [469], India K000390884 No
Aitchison [15], India K000390894 No
Barnes, E. [39], India K000390874 No
Major, E.J. [580], Kenya K000390819 No
Gamble, J.S. [4661], India K000390860 No
Rich, H.H. [469], India K000390883 No
Polhill, R. [1485], Tanzania K000390829 No
Rich, H.H. [469], India K000390885 No
Richards, H.M. [16439], Zambia K000390848 No
Angus, A. [441], Zambia K000390851 No
Stolz, A. [38], Tanzania K000390835 No
Tweedie [62], Kenya K000390824 No
Aitchison [15], India K000390864 No
Gilbert, E.F. [433], Ethiopia K000390816 No
Watermeyer [158], Tanzania K000390830 No
Schweinfurth, G. [1570], Eritrea K000390812 No
Gamble, J.S. [22854], Pakistan K000390891 No
Schweinfurth, G. [1570], Eritrea K000390813 No
Barnes, E. [39], India K000390875 No
Tanner, R.E.S. [692], Tanzania K000390825 No
Jarrett, F.M. [736], India K000390869 No
Aitchison [16], India K000390888 No
Ward, F.K. [8181], India K000390868 No
Barnes, E. [39], India K000390876 No
Richards, H.M. [8733], Tanzania K000390827 No
s.coll. [4408], India K000390853 No
Stolz, A. [38], Tanzania K000390836 No
Rich, H.H. [469], India K000390862 No
s.coll. [4408], India K000390854 No
Burger, W. [2992], Ethiopia K000390814 No
s.coll. [4408], India K000390856 No
Fanshawe, D.B. [3003], Zambia K000390850 No
Meyer [7470], Ethiopia K000390815 No
Aitchison [268], India K000390893 No
E.M.R. [1290], India K000390871 No
O'Brien, J. [s.n.], Malawi K000390842 No
Collett, H. [667], India K000390858 No
Patel, I.H. [480], Malawi K000390846 No
Schafer, H. [376], India K000390882 No
Harwood [90], Tanzania K000390831 No
Milne-Redhead, E. [10446], Tanzania Typhonium venosum 18896.000 No
Typhonium venosum 18898.000 No
Anderson [2773], Kenya Typhonium venosum 25723.000 No
India Typhonium venosum 29047.122 No
Bauer, P.J. [166], Cameroon Typhonium venosum 34392.000 No
Polhill, R. [1750], Tanzania Typhonium venosum 41041.000 No
Kultan, D., India Typhonium venosum 6915.000 No
Tanner, R. [692], Tanzania Typhonium venosum 6923.000 No
Tweedie, E.M., Kenya Typhonium venosum 7172.000 No
Thomson, J. [s.n.], Himachal Pradesh Typhonium venosum K000390867 Unknown type material 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
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • 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
  • Kew Species Profiles

    • Kew Species Profiles
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0