Uncaria laevigata

Uncaria laevigata Wall. ex G.Don, Gen. Hist. 3: 470 1834. (syn: Nauclea laevigata (Wall. ex G.Don) Walp.; Uncaria dasycarpa Pierre ex Pit.; Uruparia laevigata (Wall. ex G.Don) Kuntze); Assam to China (Yunnan, Guangxi) and Indo-China: Assam, Bangladesh, China South-Central, China Southeast, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam as per POWO; Creeper from Manipur: TQ-Manipur-09 : Unidentified climber found in Manipur, at low elevations. Notice the hooked thorns. At first I thought it is a Smilax species, […]

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Uncaria scandens

Uncaria scandens (Sm.) Hutch., Pl. Wilson. 3: 406 1916. (syn: Cephalanthus cavaleriei H.Lév.; Nauclea pilosa (Roxb.) Blume; Nauclea scandens Sm.; Uncaria pilosa Roxb.; Uncaria wangii F.C.How; Uruparia pilosa (Roxb.) Kuntze); Himalaya to S. China and Indo-China as per WCSP; Assam; Bangladesh; China South-Central; China Southeast; East Himalaya; Hainan; Laos; Myanmar; Nepal; Thailand; Tibet; Vietnam; West […]

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Uncaria sessilifructus

Uncaria sessilifructus Roxb., Fl. Ind. 2: 130 1824. (Syn: Nauclea scandens Roxb. ex Hook.f. [Illegitimate]; Nauclea sessilifructus (Roxb.) D.Dietr.; Nauclea sessilis Spreng.; Uruparia sessilifructus (Roxb.) Kuntze); Indian Subcontinent to China (Yunnan, Guangxi) as per WCSP; Assam; Bangladesh; China South-Central; China Southeast; East Himalaya; India; Laos; Myanmar; Nepal; Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life;      […]

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