1. Family: Dioscoreaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Tacca J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Tacca chantrieri André

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to S. China and Peninsula Malaysia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Hainan, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Tacca chantrieri André appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1972 Garrett, H.B.G. [45], Thailand K000292193 isotype
    Jan 1, 1972 Garrett, H.B.G. [45], Thailand K000292192 holotype
    Jan 1, 1972 Garrett, H.B.G. [45], Thailand K000292194 isotype
    Jan 1, 1972 Henry, A. [12592] K000958817 syntype
    Jan 1, 1972 Balansa, B. [4140], Vietnam K000292191 syntype
    Jan 1, 1972 Helfer [6024] K000958806 syntype
    Jan 1, 1972 Clarke, C.B. [40886] K000958809 syntype
    Jan 1, 1972 Lobb, T. [s.n.], Myanmar K000958807 syntype
    Jan 1, 1972 s.coll. [2619], Myanmar K000958808 Unknown type material
    29047.824
    29047.827
    Ward, F.K. [7363], Burma K001140110
    Garrett, H.B.G. [1390], Malaysia K001140225
    Garrett, H.B.G. [1390], Malaysia K001140226
    Parkinson, C.E. [1619], Myanmar K001140112
    Kerr, F.H.W. [67], Malaysia K001140223
    Abraham, A. [3130], India K001140113
    Larsen, K. [8584], Thailand K001140232
    Venning, F.E.W. [s.n.], Myanmar K001140107
    Hooker, J.D. [2111] K001140103
    Boyce, P. [1305], Vietnam K001140248
    Wilkin, P. [1096], Thailand K001140236
    Wilkin, P. [837], Thailand K001140237
    Wilkin, P. [846], Thailand K001140238
    Wilkin, P. [846], Thailand K001140239
    Saw, L.G. [FRI 48267], Malaysia K001140157
    Henry, A. [12174], Yunnan K000958818
    Henry, A. [12592 A], China K001140061
    Henry, A. [12592], China K001140062
    Tsang, W.T. [429], China K001140063
    Tsang, W.T. [298], China K001140064
    Collins, D.J. [1367], Thailand K001140234
    Maung Po Khant [11588], Myanmar K001140108
    Maung Po Khant [11588], Myanmar K001140109
    Eanghourt, K. [238], Cambodia K001140242
    Pierre, L. [1943], Vietnam K001140247
    Marcan, A. [205], Thailand K001140233
    Bloembergen, S. [6], Thailand K001140231
    Niyomdham, C. [1652], Thailand K001140240
    Iwatsuki, k. [T8294], Thailand K001140228
    Beusekom, C.F. van [614], Thailand K001140220
    Beusekom, C.F. van [94], Thailand K001140224
    Beusekom, C.F. van [3888], Thailand K001140235
    Charoenphol, C. [3997], Thailand K001140241
    Lakshnakara, M.C. [562], Thailand K001140217
    Keenan, J. [1395], Myanmar K001140114
    Kerr, A.F.G. [19098], Thailand K001140212
    Kerr, A.F.G. [7348], Thailand K001140213
    Kerr, A.F.G. [11835], Thailand K001140216
    Kerr, A.F.G. [18038], Thailand K001140221
    Kerr, A.F.G. [3482], Thailand K001140222
    Kerr, A.F.G. [4137], Thailand K001140227
    Kerr, A.F.G. [1168], Thailand K001140229
    Kerr, A.F.G. [1168A], Thailand K001140230
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21774], Malaysia K001140243
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21244], Malaysia K001140244
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21244], Malaysia K001140245
    Kerr, A.F.G. [21244], Malaysia K001140246
    Kerr, A. [20433], Malaysia K001140214
    Kerr, A. [10019], Thailand K001140215
    Put, N. [1614], Thailand K001140211
    Put, N. [932], Thailand K001140218
    Put, N. [932], Thailand K001140219
    s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K000341408
    s.coll [2111] K001140105
    s.coll [s.n.] K001140106
    s.coll [s.n.] K001140111
    s.coll [s.n.], India K001140115
    s.coll [482], India K001140116
    s.coll [482], India K001140117
    s.coll [482], India K001140118
    s.coll [741], Thailand K001140210
    s.coll [s.n.], Singapore K001140884
    s.coll [7 [?]], United Kingdom K001140885
    s.coll [s.n.] K001140886
    s.coll [56], United Kingdom K001140887
    s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K001140888
    s.coll [18201] K001140890
    s.coll [18201] K001140891
    s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K001140892
    s.coll [s.n.], United Kingdom K001140893
    s.coll [260987], United Kingdom K001140894
    s.coll. [s.n.] 17061.000
    Staples, G. [1141], USA K001140511
    Staples, G. [1141], USA K001140512
    Staples, G. [1141], USA K001140513
    Ridley [[14380]], Malaysia K001140158
    Ridley [14782], Malaysia K001140159

    First published in Rev. Hort. (Paris) 73: 541 (1901)

    Accepted by

    • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
    • Hassan, M.A. & Uddin, M.Z. (2007). Tacca plantaginea (Hence) Drenth (Taccaceae) - A new Angiospermic record for Bangladesh Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 14: 71-73.
    • Govaerts, R., Wilkin, P. & Saunders, R.M.K. (2007). World Checklist of Dioscoreales. Yams and their allies: 1-65. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.

    Sources

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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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