Heptapleurum stellatum Gaertn.

First published in Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: t. 178, f. 3 (1791)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. India, Sri Lanka. It is a scrambling shrub or tree and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Frodin, D.G. & Govaerts, R. (2003 publ. 2004). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araliaceae: 1-444. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Schefflera stellata.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1919 Wight, R. [s.n.], India Schefflera stellata K000792979 Yes
Jan 1, 1919 Wight, R. [1198], India Schefflera stellata K000792980 Yes
Thwaites, G.H.K. [1632], Sri Lanka Schefflera stellata K000792978 Yes
Thwaites, G.H.K. [1632], Sri Lanka Schefflera stellata K000792977 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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

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