Taxon: Leea guineensis G. Don

 
Genus: Leea
Family: Vitaceae
Subfamily: Leeoideae
Nomen number: 315504
Place of publication: Gen. hist. 1:712. 1831
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 22-Aug-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Gabon, Zaire
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Benin, Cote D'Ivoire, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Zambia
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar, Mauritius

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India [Assam, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh]
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia [Irian Jaya]
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, India, [Andaman and Nicobar] Laos, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Celebes (n.), Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sumatra] Malaysia (Malaya), Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Carrisso, L. W. et al., eds. Conspectus florae angolensis. (F Angol)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hajra, P. K. et al., eds. Flora of Andaman-Nicobar Islands. 1999- (F Andaman Nicobar)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  9. Ridsdale, C. E. 1974. A revision of the family Leeaceae (Blumea) 22:93.
  10. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  11. Staples, G. W. & D. R. Herbst 1996. Nomenclatural changes affecting cultivated plants. I. (Baileya) 23:176.
  12. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  13. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=315504. Accessed 27 April 2018.