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Hygrophila sp ? (id=Hygrophila cf. ringens.)

PostPosted: Sat Jun 08, 2013 2:08 pm
by green baron
Can anyone id this plant? It is a butterfly larva host plant from Malaysia. Supposed to be a Hygrophila sp.

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Re: Hygrophila sp ?

PostPosted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 12:39 pm
by green baron
This has been ID by SBG herberium as Hygrophila cf. ringens.

These are photos of H ringens from the web.

According to this site it is native to :
ASIA-TEMPERATE
China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang
Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku; Taiwan
ASIA-TROPICAL
Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
Indo-China: Cambodia; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
AUSTRALASIA
Australia: Australia - Northern Territory [n.], Western Australia [n.]