Loeseneriella africana var. obtusifolia (Roxb.) N.Hallé

First published in Fl. Gabon 29: 255 (1986)
This variety is accepted
The native range of this variety is India, Sri Lanka, Indo-China. It is a liana and grows primarly in the wet tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

India, Laos, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Santisuk, T. & Larsen, K. (eds.) (2010). Flora of Thailand 10(2): 141-198. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1996). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 10: 1-426. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Santisuk, T. & Larsen, K. (eds.) (2010). Flora of Thailand 10(2): 141-198. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Schimper [35], Ethiopia K000036116 Yes
Schimper [35], Ethiopia K000036117 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4213] Hippocratea grandiflora K001038401 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4216] Hippocratea tortuosa K001038406 Yes
Gillett, J.B. [13658], Kenya Hippocratea obtusifolia 9786.000 No
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4211] Hippocratea obtusifolia K001038397 Yes
s.coll. [[908]], India Hippocratea obtusifolia K000669925 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4211], Myanmar Hippocratea obtusifolia K001038396 Yes
s.coll. [[908]], India Hippocratea obtusifolia K000669926 Yes

Sources

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew
  • 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/
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