Taxon: Biophytum sensitivum (L.) DC.

 
Genus: Biophytum
Family: Oxalidaceae
Nomen number: 401570
Place of publication: Prodr. 1:690. 1824
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 25-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Dec-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    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. Editorial Committee of the Flora of Taiwan Flora of Taiwan, ed. 2. (F Taiwan ed2)
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson Flora of Hassan district. (F Hassan)
  8. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  9. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Biophytum sensitivum (L.) DC. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

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=401570. Accessed 23 April 2018.