1. Family: Capparaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Capparis Tourn. ex L.
      1. Capparis zeylanica L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. China to Tropical Asia.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China Southeast, Hainan, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Capparis zeylanica L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1961 Kerr, A.F.G. [5738] K000643981 Unknown type material
    May 1, 1961 Kerr [5826] K000643979
    May 1, 1961 Kerr [5826] K000643980 Unknown type material
    May 1, 1961 China K000380503
    May 1, 1961 China K000380507
    May 1, 1961 Collett, H. [93], Burma K000247352
    May 1, 1961 Henry, B.C. [5], China K000380504
    May 1, 1961 Kurz, S. [1828], Burma K000247353 isotype
    May 1, 1961 Kurz, S. [1825], Burma K000247354 isotype
    K000651007
    Riedel [s.n.], Indonesia K000651006 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6989] K001126504
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6989] K001126505
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6989] K001126506
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6989] K001126507
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981] Capparis horrida K001126479
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981] Capparis horrida K001126480
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981] Capparis horrida K001126481
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981], India Capparis horrida K001126482
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981], India Capparis horrida K001126483
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6981] Capparis horrida K001126484

    First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 720 (1762)

    Accepted by

    • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
    • Fici, S. (2016). Studies on the genus Capparis L. (Capparaceae) in Lao PDR Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 71: 169-175.
    • 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.
    • Maliya, S.D. & Datt, B. (2010). A contribution to the flora of Katarniyaghat wildlife sanctuary, Baharaich district, Uttar Pradesh Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 34: 42-68.
    • 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.
    • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Dassanayake (ed.) (1996). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 10: 1-426. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 7: 1-499. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Dassanayake (ed.) (1996). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 10: 1-426. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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