Colocasia affinis

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Colocasia affinis


Taxonavigation: Alismatales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Alismatales

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Colocasieae
Genus: Colocasia
Species: Colocasia affinis



Colocasia affinis Schott, 1859


  • Heterotypic
    • Alocasia jenningsii Veitch, Gard. Chron. 1868: 26 (1868).
    • Colocasia affinis var. jenningsii (Veitch) Engl. in Candolle & Candolle, Monogr. Phan. 2: 493 (1879).
    • Colocasia bicolor C.L.Long & L.M.Cao, Ann. Bot. Fenn. 40: 283 (2003).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asie
      • Assam; Bangladesh; China South-Central; East Himalaya; Myanmar; Nepal

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



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