Rhodoleia championii

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Rhodoleia championii


Taxonavigation: Saxifragales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Saxifragales

Familia: Hamamelidaceae
Subfamilia: Exbucklandioideae
Genus: Rhodoleia
Species: Rhodoleia championii


Rhodoleia championii Hook., Bot. Mag. 76: t. 4509 (1850), as 'Championi'


  • Heterotypic
  • Rhodoleia formosa Champ. ex Hance, Ann. Bot. Syst. (Walp.) 3(5): 842 (1852)
  • Rhodoleia teysmannii Miq., Verslagen Meded. Afd. Natuurk. Kon. Akad. Wetensch. 6: 123 (1857); not accepted by Turner (1995) [cited as R. championii]
  • Rhodoleia subcordata Exell, Sunyatsenia 1: 101 (1933)
  • Rhodoleia latiovatifolia G.A.Fu, Guihaia 11(3): 208–209 (1991); not accepted by Zhang et al. (2003) [cited as R. championii]


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: China
      • China South-Central (Guizhou) [​fide Zhang et al. (2003)], Hainan, China Southeast (Guangdong) [fide Zhang et al. (2003)].
    • Regional: Eastern Asia
      • Taiwan.
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • Laos, Myanmar [fide IUCN (1998) et Zhang et al. (2003), but see Notes], Vietnam.
    • Regional: Malesia
      • Malaya (Peninsular Malaysia), Sumatera.

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


  • Zhang et al. (2003) warn that records of this species from outside China must be treated carefully as collectors have noted on similarity of its foliage to that of Rhododendron.
  • Lao occurrence is represented by M.F. Newman [et al.] LAO 1431 (collected in Khammouane province; deposited at E [​E00416074(GBIF)]).


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Hong Kong rose
Tiếng Việt: Hồng quang
粵語: 紅苞木
中文: 红花荷
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