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Taxon: Muehlenbeckia platyclada (F. Muell.) Meisn.

 
Genus: Muehlenbeckia
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Polygoneae
Nomen number: 24668
Place of publication: Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 23:313. 1865 "platyclados"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Oct-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Viti, as Homalocladium platycladum; Dict Gard, as Homalocladium platycladum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Peru [Lima]


References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
  2. Burger, W. C., ed. 1971-. Flora costaricensis.
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. Note: = Homalocladium platycladum (F. Muell.) L. H. Bailey
  4. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm. Note: = Homalocladium platycladum (F. Muell.) L. H. Bailey
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: = Homalocladium platycladum (F. Muell.) L. H. Bailey
  6. Schuster, T. M. et al. 2011. Phylogenetic relationships of Muehlenbeckia, Fallopia, and Reynoutria (Polygonaceae) investigated with chloroplast and nuclear sequence data. Int. J. Pl. Sci. 172:1053-1066.
  7. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova. Note: = Homalocladium platycladum (F. Muell.) L. H. Bailey
  8. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946-1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  9. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). Note: = Homalocladium platycladum (F. Muell.) L. H. Bailey
  10. Womersley, J. S., ed. 1978-. Handbooks of the flora of Papua New Guinea.

Check other web resources for Muehlenbeckia platyclada (F. Muell.) Meisn. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=24668. Accessed 16 September 2019.