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This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Thailand to New Guinea.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Borneo, Christmas I., Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, New Guinea, Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand

Peperomia laevifolia (Blume) Miq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 24, 1986 Ridley, H.N. [189], Christmas I. K000820275 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1965 Lister, J.J. [s.n.], Christmas I. K000820276 isosyntype
Jan 1, 1908 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000820278
Jan 1, 1908 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000820277
Powell, D.A. [585], Christmas I. 44958.000

First published in Syst. Piperac.: 107 (1843)

Accepted by

  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Wiriadinata, H., Girmansyah, D., Hunter, J.M., Hoover, W.S. & Kartawinata, K. (2013). Floristic study of West Sumbawa, Indonesia Reinwardtia 13: 391-404.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Wiriadinata, H., Girmansyah, D., Hunter, J.M., Hoover, W.S. & Kartawinata, K. (2013). Floristic study of West Sumbawa, Indonesia Reinwardtia 13: 391-404.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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