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This species is accepted, and its native range is New Guinea.

Native to:

New Guinea

Alocasia lancifolia Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2016 Johns, R.J. [11053], Papua New Guinea K001235129
Jan 1, 2016 Simaga, J.M. [9301], Papua New Guinea K001235128
Jun 20, 2000 Utteridge, T.M.A. [113], Indonesia 64518.000

First published in Nova Guinea 8: 807 (1912)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

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