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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. New Guinea.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

New Guinea

Begonia humboldtiana Gibbs appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 4, 2016 van Royen, P. [7503], Papua New Guinea K000607921
Gibbs, L.S. [6253], Irian Jaya K000761064

First published in Fl. Arfak Mts.: 215 (1917)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hughes, M. (2008). An annotated checklist of Southeast Asian Begonia: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0