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This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Sunda Islands (Timor) to New Guinea and N. Australia.

Native to:

Lesser Sunda Is., New Guinea, Queensland, Western Australia

Coleus congestus (R.Br.) A.J.Paton appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 1964 Womersley, J.S. [NGF11010], Papua New Guinea Plectranthus congestus K000897899
Brass, L.J. [27602], Papua New Guinea Plectranthus congestus K000897898

First published in PhytoKeys 129: 36 (2019)

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.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

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

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