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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Hainan and Sumatera, SE. U.S.A. to Guatemala.
Gelsemium elegans

Native to:

Alabama, Arkansas, Assam, Borneo, China South-Central, China Southeast, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Hainan, Honduras, Jawa, Laos, Louisiana, Malaya, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Myanmar, North Carolina, South Carolina, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Vietnam, Virginia

Gelsemium Juss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Johns, R.J. [10811], Indonesia Leptopteris 70000.136
Johns, R.J. [10712], Indonesia Leptopteris 64621.000

First published in Gen. Pl.: 150 (1789)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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