1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Abutilon Mill.
      1. Abutilon indicum (L.) Sweet

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Africa, Mascarenes, Tropical & Subtropical Asia to W. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Algeria, Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Gilbert Is., Hainan, Howland-Baker Is., India, Kazan-retto, Laccadive Is., Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maldives, Marianas, Mauritius, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nauru, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Northern Territory, Ogasawara-shoto, Oman, Philippines, Queensland, Rodrigues, Réunion, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

    Introduced into:

    Brazil North, Canary Is., Chagos Archipelago, Cuba, Fiji, Haiti, Hawaii, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Madeira, Niue, Norfolk Is., Peru, Puerto Rico, Rwanda, Seychelles, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Windward Is.

    Abutilon indicum (L.) Sweet appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Oct 1, 2005 unknown [129], Jamaica K000199691 isolectotype
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1858], India Sida populifolia K001114460
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1858], Myanmar Sida populifolia K001114461
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858] Sida populifolia K001114462
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858] Sida populifolia K001114463
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858], India Sida populifolia K001114464
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858] Sida populifolia K001114465
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858] Sida populifolia K001114473
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1858] Sida populifolia K001114474
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1859], Myanmar Sida indica K001114471
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859] Sida indica K001114466
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859] Sida indica K001114467
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859] Sida indica K001114468
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859], India Sida indica K001114469
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859] Sida indica K001114470
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1859], Vietnam Sida indica K001114472
    Apr 1, 1993 s.coll. [s.n.], Western Australia Abutilon cunninghamii K000659644 isolectotype
    Apr 1, 1993 Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia Abutilon cunninghamii K000659642 isolectotype
    Feb 13, 1992 Cunningham, A. [127], Western Australia Abutilon cunninghamii K000659643 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1851 Berthelot, S. [s.n.] Abutilon albidum K000240405
    Jun 1, 1834 Abutilon albidum K000240407
    Abutilon albidum K000240406

    First published in Hort. Brit.: 54 (1826)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Sikarwar, R.L.S. (2014). Angiosperm diversity assessment of Chitrakootthe legendary place of Vindhyan range, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 38: 563-619.
    • Xuyen, D.T. (2013). A synopsis of tribe Abutileae from Vietnam Thai Journal of Botany 5: 143-169.
    • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Meena, S.L. (2012). A checklist of the vascular plants of Banaskantha district, Gujarat, India Nelumbo 54: 39-91.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
    • Ghazanfar, S.A. (1992). An Annotated Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Oman and their Vernacular names Scripta Botanica Belgica 2: 1-153.
    • Fosberg, F.R. & Sachet, M.-H. (1987). Flora of the Gilbert Island, Kiribati, Checklist Atoll Research Bulletin 295: 1-33.
    • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1987). Flore des Mascareignes 51-62: 1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Sykes, W.R. (1970). Contributions to the flora of Niue Bulletin, New Zealand Department of Scientific and Industrial Research 200: 1-321.
    • Robyns, W. & al. (eds.) (1948-1963). Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi 1-10.

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    • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
    • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2012). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 4: 1-431. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
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    • Ghazanfar, S.A. (1992). An Annotated Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Oman and their Vernacular names Scripta Botanica Belgica 2: 1-153.
    • Fosberg, F.R. & Sachet, M.-H. (1987). Flora of the Gilbert Island, Kiribati, Checklist Atoll Research Bulletin 295: 1-33.
    • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1987). Flore des Mascareignes 51-62: 1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1983). Flora du Rwanda 2: 1-603. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale.
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0