If you use our data, we strongly encourage you to cite or reference this work as you would any other scientific
research (even if the license does not explicitly require you to).
Many of the datasets are the result of a huge amount of time and effort invested by Kew staff and
collaborators. Some represent an individual's work over many decades. Citing this data allows us to measure the
impact of the research and encourages others to deposit their data into the portal.
POWO (2023). "Plants of the World Online. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on
the Internet; http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/
Retrieved 28 September 2023."
Update accordingly to include the date you accessed the site.