Family:
Malvaceae Juss.

Firmiana colorata (Roxb.) R.Br.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to China (S. Yunnan) and Sumatera.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Firmiana colorata (Roxb.) R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 1, 2009 Wilkie, P. et al. [443], Thailand K000611078
Oct 1, 2009 Wilkie, P. et al. [464], Thailand K000611079
Jan 1, 2006 s.coll. [s.n.], India K000380106 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2006 Abel [1119] K000380105 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2006 Balansa, B. [3743], Vietnam K000380109 Unknown type material
Dutt, A.K. [139], Maharashtra K000382137 isotype
How, F.C. [70591], Hainan K000671834 isotype
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112121
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112124
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112123
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1119], India Sterculia colorata K001112120
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112127
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119], India Sterculia colorata K001112125
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119], India Sterculia colorata K001112126
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112119
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1119] Sterculia colorata K001112122
Jan 1, 2006 Kerr, A.F.G. [18918], Thailand Firmiana rubriflora K000380111 holotype
Jan 1, 1962 Kerr, A.F.G. [17319], Thailand Firmiana rubriflora K000380112 paratype

First published in Pterocymbium: 235 (1844)

Accepted by

  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1979). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 2: 1-220. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1995). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 9: 1-482. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Hara, H., Stearn, W.T. & Williams, H.J. (1979). An Enumeration of the Flowering Plants of Nepal 2: 1-220. Trustees of British Museum, London.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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