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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Malesia to Philippines.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Philippines, Sumatera

Coleus galeatus (Vahl) Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2000 Beaman, J.H. [10973], Malaysia K000897616
May 1, 2000 Beaman, J.H. [11176], Malaysia K000897614
May 1, 2000 Matamin Rumutom [311], Malaysia K000897617
Jul 1, 1997 Andau, D. [368], Malaysia K000897615
Jul 1, 1989 Awa, D. [50623], Malaysia K000897622
Jan 1, 1986 Beaman, J.H. [9362], Malaysia K000888253
Apr 1, 1969 Holstvoogd, C. [425], Indonesia K000888258
Apr 1, 1964 Meijer, W. [20325], Indonesia K000897601
Jan 1, 1964 Junghuhn, F. [57], Indonesia K000888261
Jan 1, 1922 Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. [5520], Indonesia K000888266
Jan 1, 1920 Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. [3145], Indonesia K000888262
Jan 1, 1920 Bakhuizen van den Brink, R.C. [4350], Indonesia K000888270
Jan 1, 1919 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [3741], Indonesia K000888269
Jan 1, 1918 Backer, C.A. [23267], Indonesia K000888271
Jan 1, 1916 Koorders, S.H. [42585], Indonesia K000888267
Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Jawa K000888255 Unknown type material
Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Jawa K000888254 Unknown type material
Aya Nitta [15109], Indonesia K000888252
Clemens, J. [26084], Malaysia K000897609
Soinin [124988], Malaysia K000897620
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia K000888268
Wilde, W.J.J.O. de [18379], Indonesia K000888247
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Indonesia K000888260
Cockburn, P.F. [85068], Malaysia K000897621
Forbes, H.O. [739], Indonesia K000888263
Chai, P. [6014], Malaysia K000888249
Clemens, M.S. [10476], Malaysia K000897603
Pius, G. [143488], Malaysia K000897618
Madani, L. [134033], Malaysia K000897611
Chew, W.L. [1974], Malaysia K000897607
Kern, J.H. [8297], Indonesia K000888264
Kiew, R. [4621], Malaysia K000897610
Wirawan, N. [450], Indonesia K000888244
s.coll. [1119], Malaysia K000888248
Lanjouw, L.R. [28], Indonesia K000897600
Jacobs, M. [8464], Indonesia K000888245
Chew, W.L. [1027], Malaysia K000897612
Wilde, W.J.J.O. de [19023], Indonesia K000888246
Endert, F.H. [4555], Indonesia K000897613
Clemens, J. [30028], Malaysia K000897608
Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000888257
Chew, W.L. [1417], Malaysia K000897606
Sinclair, J. [8990], Malaysia K000897604
Pleyte, D.R. [90], Indonesia K000888265
Pius, G. [143177], Malaysia K000897619
Prot. Badak [32378], Malaysia K000897602
Wiriadinata, H. [86], Indonesia K000888259
Meijer, W. [22439], Malaysia K000897605
Abdallah, R. [95/181], Tanzania Plectranthus macrophyllus K000431940 holotype
Sep 2, 2016 Markus [SAN 152150], Borneo Plectranthus galeatus K000939150
Horsfield, T. [36], Jawa Plectranthus galeatus K000888250
Horsfield, T. [35], Jawa Plectranthus galeatus K000888251
Horsfield, T. [34], Jawa Plectranthus galeatus K000888256
Ramos, M. [38672], Philippines Plectranthus sparsiflorus K000897774
Elmer, A. D. E. [11646], Philippines Plectranthus sparsiflorus K000897775

First published in Labiat. Gen. Spec.: 56 (1832)

Accepted by

  • Paton, A.J., Mwanyambo, M. Govaerts, R.H.A., Smitha, K., Suddee, S., Phillipson, P.B., Wilson, T.C., Forster, P.I. & Culham, A. (2019). Nomenclatural changes in Coleus and Plectranthus (Lamiaceae): A tale of more than two genera PhytoKeys 129: 1-158.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Plectranthus galeatus.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Plectranthus galeatus.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bramley, G.L.C. (2019). Flora Malesiana 23: 1-444. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

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