1. Family: Begoniaceae C.Agardh
    1. Genus: Begonia L.
      1. Begonia palmata D.Don

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal to Taiwan.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Begonia palmata D.Don appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 14, 2009 Blinkworth, R. [3678], Pakistan K000035489 Unknown type material
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3678], Nepal Begonia laciniata K001110780
    Champion, J.G. [8], China Begonia laciniata K000035491
    Champion, J.G. [8], China Begonia laciniata K000035490 Unknown type material
    Champion, J.G. [8], China Begonia laciniata K000035492 Unknown type material
    Champion, J.G. [s.n.], Guangdong Begonia laciniata K000035493
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 3678] Begonia laciniata K001110779

    First published in Prodr. Fl. Nepal.: 223 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Hughes, M. (2008). An annotated checklist of Southeast Asian Begonia: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
    • Uddin, A. (2007). Distribution and status of Indian Begonia L. species Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 31: 591-597.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Begonia nepalensis.]

    Sources

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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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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