Begonia albococcinea

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Begonia albococcinea


Taxonavigation: Cucurbitales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Cucurbitales

Familia: Begoniaceae
Genus: Begonia
Sectio: B. sect. Reichenheimia
Species: Begonia albococcinea



Begonia albococcinea Hook., 1845.


  • Homotypic
    • Mitscherlichia albococcinea (Hook.) Klotzsch, Ber. Bekanntm. Verh. Königl. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1854: 124. 1854.
  • Heterotypic
    • Begonia grahamiana Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 5: t. 1811. 1852.
    • Begonia wightiana Wall., Numer. List: 3673. 1831, nom. nud.
    • Mitscherlichia grahamiana Hassk., Hort. Bogor. Descr.: 334. 1858.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asie
      • SW. India

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Hooker, W.J. 1845. Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed... London 71: t. 4172. "albo-coccinea"
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Vernacular names

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