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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to SW. Pacific.
Heterostemma alatum

Native to:

Assam, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Fiji, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Heterostemma Wight & Arn. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 1, 2011 Du et al. [HNK 2812], Vietnam K000733070
Forster, P.I. [4232], Australia 56469.000

First published in Contr. Bot. India: 42 (1834)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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