POWO

Hibiscus tortuosus Roxb.

, Hort. Bengal. 51, adnot. 8 (1814).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:560914-1
Publication
Hortus Bengalensis, or a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta. Serampore
Collation
51, adnot. 8
Family as entered in IPNI
Malvaceae

Type Information

Distribution Of Types
Kerala (India, Indian Subcontinent, Asia-Tropical)

Remarks

In adnot. 8, Roxb. referred to ... H.M. 1. t. 30 (= Rheede, Hort. Malab. 1: 53-54. t. 30. 1678). The preceding reference validates H. tortuosus.

Links

Basionym of
Talipariti tortuosum (Roxb.) Fryxell, Contr. Univ. Michigan Herb. 23: 264 (2001) (2001).