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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bhutan to S. China and Malesia.
Begonia longifolia

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Begonia longifolia Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 4, 2016 Sands [3514], Peninsular Malaysia K000607916
Aug 4, 2016 Hoover, W.S. [767], Peninsular Malaysia K000607919
Aug 4, 2016 Kiew, R. [RK 4733], Peninsular Malaysia K000607918
Aug 4, 2016 Sands [3514], Peninsular Malaysia K000607917
Aug 3, 2016 Hidayat, A. [AH 3678], Sulawesi K001235037
Aug 3, 2016 Hidayat, A. [3677], Sulawesi K001235036
Jun 1, 2015 Dilmy [991], Indonesia K000720809
Mar 1, 2013 Robinson, H.C. [s.n.], Sumatera K000761216 isotype
Jun 25, 2007 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000501077 holotype
Mar 17, 1996 Griffith, W. [2587], Burma Begonia inflata K000761387 syntype
Nov 15, 1995 Griffith, W. [2587], Burma Begonia inflata K000761388 holotype
Jan 1, 1935 Henry, A. [12251], Yunnan Begonia crassirostris K000035502 Unknown type material

First published in Catalogus: 102 (1823)

Accepted by

  • Chayamarit, K. & Balslev, H. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Thailand 14(3): 359-431. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Dong, L. & Liu, Y. (2019). Supplement to Begonia L. in Flora of Guangxi Guihaia 39: 16-39.
  • Girmansyah, D. (2009). A taxonomic study of Bali and Lombok Begonia (Begoniaceae) Reinwardtia 12: 419-434.
  • 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.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 13: 1-548. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 13: 1-548. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

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