Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze
  • Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 704 (1891) 


Notes: Distribution: Trop. Old World to Pacific

Distribution Map

 
  • Native distribution
  • Introduced distribution
Found in
  • Africa East Tropical Africa Kenya
  • Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • Northeast Tropical Africa Chad
  • Ethiopia
  • Sudan
  • South Tropical Africa Angola
  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe
  • West Tropical Africa Benin
  • Burkina
  • Gambia, The
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Ivory Coast
  • Mali
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Senegal
  • Sierra Leone
  • Togo
  • West-Central Tropical Africa Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Congo
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Gabon
  • Zaire
  • Western Indian Ocean Comoros
  • Madagascar
  • Mauritius
  • Seychelles
  • Asia-Tropical Indian Subcontinent Bangladesh
  • India
  • Laccadive Is.
  • Maldives
  • Sri Lanka
  • Indo-China Andaman Is.
  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • Nicobar Is.
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Malesia Borneo
  • Jawa
  • Lesser Sunda Is.
  • Malaya
  • Maluku
  • Philippines
  • Sulawesi
  • Sumatera
  • Papuasia Bismarck Archipelago
  • New Guinea
  • Solomon Is.
  • Australasia Australia Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • Western Australia
  • Pacific Northwestern Pacific Caroline Is.
  • Marianas
  • Marshall Is.
  • South-Central Pacific Cook Is.
  • Marquesas
  • Pitcairn Is.
  • Society Is.
  • Tuamotu
  • Tubuai Is.
  • Southwestern Pacific Fiji
  • Gilbert Is.
  • New Caledonia
  • Samoa
  • Tokelau-Manihiki
  • Tonga
  • Vanuatu
  • Wallis-Futuna Is.
Introduced into
  • Asia-Temperate Eastern Asia Taiwan
  • Pacific North-Central Pacific Hawaii
  • South-Central Pacific Line Is.
  • Southwestern Pacific Niue
  • Tuvalu

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