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This species is accepted, and its native range is Seychelles, Mascarenes, S. India, Sri Lanka, N. Thailand.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

India, Malaya, Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand

Peperomia portulacoides (Lam.) A.Dietr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1995 Mauritius K000350457
Jan 1, 1995 Bojer [s.n.], Mauritius K000350458 syntype
Jun 1, 1963 Mauritius K000350455
Jan 1, 1924 Wight, R. [2547], Tamil Nadu K000820260 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1924 Wight, R. [s.n.], Tamil Nadu K000820261
Mauritius K000350456
Gardner, G. [831], Sri Lanka Peperomia confusa K000820262
Thwaites, G.H.K. [2173], Sri Lanka Peperomia confusa K000820263

First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 6, 1: 172 (1831)

Accepted by

  • Bosser, J., Cadet, T., Guého, J. & Marais, W. (eds.) (1998). Flore des Mascareignes 149-152: 1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • Castle, G.E. (1994). Flore des Seychelles Dicotylédones: 1-663. Orstom Editions.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Castle, G.E. (1994). Flore des Seychelles Dicotylédones: 1-663. Orstom Editions.
  • Suwanphakdee, C., Hodkinson, T.R. & Chantaranothai, P. (2014). New records of Peperomia (Piperaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 42: 61-67.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.

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