Taxon: Hiptage benghalensis (L.) Kurz Genus: Hiptage
Family: Malpighiaceae.
Nomen number: 19180.
Place of publication: J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 43(2):136. 1874.
Name verified on: 21-Aug-1996 by Systematic Botany Laboratory. Last updated: 21-Aug-1996.
No species priority site assigned.

Economic importance:
  • Environmental uses: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weeds (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional range: Native:
  • Asia-Temperate: China [south]; Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical: India; Indochina; Indonesia; Malaysia; Myanmar; Philippines; Sri Lanka; Thailand
  • cult. elsewhere in tropics

    reftitle = :A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.: abbr = :F Ceylon:
  • M. D. Dassanayake & F. R. Fosberg. 1980-. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
    reftitle = :Flora malesiana.: abbr = :F Males:
  • C. G. G. J. van Steenis, ed. 1948-. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
    reftitle = :Flora of Thailand.: abbr = :F Thailand:
  • T. Smitinand & K. Larsen, eds. 1970-. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
    reftitle = :Regnum vegetabile; a series of handbooks for the use of plant taxonomists and plant geographers. Utrecht.: abbr = :Regnum Veg:
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. In: Regnum Veg. 119:169.
    reftitle = :The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992: abbr = :Dict Gard:
  • A. Huxley, ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
    reftitle = :World economic plants: a standard reference.: abbr = :World Econ Pl:
  • J. H. Wiersema & B. León. 1999. World economic plants: a standard reference. (World Econ Pl)

Check other databases for Hiptage benghalensis:
  • W³TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden