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  1. Family: Acanthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Acanthus L.
      1. Acanthus volubilis Wall.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Bangladesh to W. Malesia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Malaya, Myanmar, Nicobar Is., Thailand

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Acanthus volubilis Wall. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Griffith [s.n.], India K000357698 Unknown type material
    Clarke, C.B. [21614], India K000357699 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Pl. Asiat. Rar. 2: 56 (1831)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.

    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.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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