Begonia insularum Irmsch. in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 50(4): 353. 1913

Primary tabs

Begonia Section

  • Petermannia


  • Proposed IUCN category: DD. The locality on Sangir Island is not defined in the protologue, nor is there sufficient information available on the state of forest cover on the island. (Hughes, M. An annotated checklist of Southeast Asian Begonia. 2008)


Asia-Tropical: Sulawesi (Sulawesi endemic)
Endemic to Indonesia, Sulawesi, North Sulawesi, Sangir Island.