1. Family: Piperaceae Giseke
    1. Genus: Piper L.
      1. Piper longum L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Vietnam.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Sri Lanka, Vietnam

    Introduced into:

    China Southeast, Hainan

    Piper longum L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1924 Wight, R. [s.n.], Tamil Nadu K000794364
    Wallich, N. [6640], India K000794337
    Wallich, N. [6640], Burma K000794362
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124372
    Thwaites, G.H.K. [2953], Sri Lanka K000794363
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124371
    Simons, C.J. [88], India K000794338
    s.coll. [s.n.], Assam K000794336
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124365
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124366
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124367
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640], India K001124368
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640], India K001124369
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124370
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124373
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124374
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6640] K001124375
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842483
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842484
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000842485

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 29 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Chanchal, C. & Thongam, B. (2013). Notes on the Piper species of Manipur, north east India Folia Malaysiana 14: 55-62.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • 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.
    • Das, A.P., Samanta, A.K. & Biswas, K. (2010). A census of Piper L. (Piperaceae) in Terai, Duars and the hills of Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas Pleione 4: 33-41.
    • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.
    • 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.
    • Z.Wu & P.H.Raven (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (1999). Cycadaceae through Fagaceae Flora of China 4: 1-453. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Das, A.P., Samanta, A.K. & Biswas, K. (2010). A census of Piper L. (Piperaceae) in Terai, Duars and the hills of Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas Pleione 4: 33-41.
    • 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.
    • Z.Wu & P.H.Raven (eds.) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (1999). Cycadaceae through Fagaceae Flora of China 4: 1-453. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Sources

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    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/
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    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