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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to China (Yunnan) and N. Indo-China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

Begonia modestiflora Kurz appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jul 1, 1998 Parry, N.E. [39], Assam K000761471 syntype
Jul 1, 1998 Thorel, C. [2226], Laos K000761176 isosyntype
Feb 7, 1998 Henry, A. [12403], Yunnan K000761496 isotype
Feb 7, 1998 Parry, N.E. [39], Assam K000761472 holotype
Feb 5, 1998 Kurz, W.S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000761403 isotype
Feb 5, 1998 Kurz, W.S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000761402 holotype

First published in Flora 54: 296 (1871)

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.
  • 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

  • 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