1. Family: Commelinaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Commelina Plum. ex L.
      1. Commelina polhillii Faden & M.H.Alford

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Tanzania

    Commelina polhillii Faden & M.H.Alford appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2011 Polhill, R. [1375], Tanzania 1790.000
    Feb 1, 2005 Faden, R. B. [96/94], Tanzania K000345588
    Bidgood, S. [5423], Tanzania K000190653

    First published in Novon 11: 16 (2001)

    Accepted by

    • Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Faden, R. (2012). Commelinaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-244.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. 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 2018. 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