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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Seychelles, Madagascar, SE. China to Tropical Asia and W. Pacific.
Nepenthes rafflesiana (Nepenthaceae)

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China Southeast, Hainan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland, Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Nepenthes L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Coode, M. [5689], Philippines 50083.000
Sands, M.J.S. [5330], Brunei 59915.000

First published in Sp. Pl.: 955 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Cheek, M. & Jebb, M. (2001). Flora Malesiana 15: 1-164. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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