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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to W. Pacific.
Hoya coronaria (Asclepiadaceae)

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., East Himalaya, Fiji, Hainan, India, Japan, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicobar Is., Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Samoa, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya, Western Australia

Introduced into:

Cuba, Korea, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago

Hoya R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 2011 Somadee, S. [SR-2009-003], Malaysia 77592.000
Mar 1, 2011 Haviland, G.D. [8530], Malaysia K000014447
Apr 1, 2001 Beaman, J.H. [12212], Indonesia 72366.000
Apr 1, 2001 Atkins, S. [643], Indonesia 73120.000
Forman, L.L. [561] 3419.000
Forman, L.L. [565] 3420.000
Forman, L.L. [563], Indonesia 3421.000
Green, P.S. [1182], Vanuatu 46510.000
Forman, L.L. [155], Indonesia 5112.000
Wood, J.J. [789], Malaysia 54282.000
Palawan Expdn. [171], Philippines 54615.000
Palawan Exp. [782], Philippines 55610.000
Robinson, R. [s.n.], Solomon Is. 55741.000
Boyce, P.C. [428], Brunei 56267.000
Thomas, S.A. [241], Brunei 56982.000
de Vogel, E. [9046], Malaysia 57069.000
Wickison, S. [242], Solomon Is. 57799.000
Wickison, S. [243], Solomon Is. 57800.000
Rintz, R.E. [#137], Malaysia 58587.000
Rintz, R.E. [#55], Malaysia 58594.000
Lamb, A. [ALFB 384/90], Borneo 71661.000
Lamb, A. [ALFB 385/90], Borneo 71666.000
Johns, R.J. [10760], Indonesia 72476.000
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8153] K001129090
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8153], Singapore K001129092
s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132419
Lamb, A. [93498], Malaysia 76655.000
s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132418
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8153] K001129091

First published in Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 459 (1810)

Accepted by

  • Albers, F. & Meve, U. (eds.) (2002). Illustrated handbook of succulent plants Asclepiadaceae, corr. 2nd printing: 1-318. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg,New York.
  • Nazar, N. & al. (2019). Phylogenetic relationships in Apocynaceae based on nuclear PHYA and plastid trnL-F sequences, with a focus on tribal relationships Caryologia; Giornale di Citologia, Citosistematica e Citogenetica 72: 555-81.
  • Rahayu, S. (2012). Hoya (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) diversity in Gunung Gede Pangrango national park, west Java, Indonesia Reinwardtia 13: 331-339.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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/
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