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Taxon: Abelmoschus angulosus Wall. ex Wight & Arn.

Genus: Abelmoschus
Family: Malvaceae subfamily: Malvoideae tribe: Hibisceae.
Nomen number: 618
Place of publication: Prodr. fl. Ind. orient. 53. 1834
Name verified on: 14-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-May-2003
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India - Gujarat, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia - Java, Sumatra

References:

  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Borssum Waalkes, J. v. 1966. Malesian Malvaceae revised. Blumea 14:104–105.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Matthew, K. M. 1983. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic.
  • Paul, T. K. & M. P. Nayar. 1988. Malvaceae. 19:68 In: Botanical Survey of India, Fascicles of flora of India. 19:68.
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993–. Flora of India.
  • Siemonsma, J. S. & Kasem Piluek, eds. 1993. Vegetables. 8:57 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 8:57.
  • Sivarajan, V. V. et al. 1994. On the taxonomy and infraspecific classification of Abelmoschus angulosus Wall. ex Wt. & Arn. (Malvaceae). Rheedea 4:1–12.
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?618 (24 April 2014)

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