Taxon: Nepenthes khasiana Hook. f.

Genus: Nepenthes
Family: Nepenthaceae
Nomen number: 25155
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 17:102. 1873
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India Meghalaya


  • Arx, B. von et al., eds. CITES carnivorous plant checklist for the genera: Dionaea, Nepenthes and Sarracenia. 2001 (CITES Carn Pl L)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Pradhan, U. C. 1983. Himalayan Plant Red Data Sheets: 5. Nepenthes khasiana Hook. f. Indian insectivorous pitcher plant (Nepenthaceae) Himalayan Pl. J. 2(4):51-53.
  • Rodgers, W. A. & S. Gupta 1989. The pitcher plant (Nepenthes khasiana Hk. f.) sanctuary of Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya: lessons for conservation J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 86:17-21.

Check other web resources for Nepenthes khasiana Hook. f. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Nepenthes khasiana cultivars
  • 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.


  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image