1. Family: Commelinaceae Mirb.
    1. Genus: Tricarpelema J.K.Morton
      1. Tricarpelema philippense (Panigrahi) Faden

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & Central Malesia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Borneo, Philippines, Sumatera

    Tricarpelema philippense (Panigrahi) Faden appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nov 1, 2010 Merrill, E.D. [10459], Philippines K000854141 isotype
    Mar 1, 2006 Cockburn, P.F. [85083], Malaysia K000223886
    Mar 1, 2006 Andrews, S. [746], Malaysia K000223885
    Mar 1, 2003 de Wilde et al. [143979], Malaysia K000223887

    First published in Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 76: 153 (1991)

    Accepted by

    • Faden, R.B. (2007). New species of Tricarpelema (Commelinaceae) from Africa and Asia, including the first record of the genus from Africa and a synopsis of the genus Novon 17: 160-171.
    • 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.B. (2007). New species of Tricarpelema (Commelinaceae) from Africa and Asia, including the first record of the genus from Africa and a synopsis of the genus Novon 17: 160-171.

    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