Piper betle L., Sp. Pl., 1: 28., 1753
Type: "Habitat in India." Lectotype: Herb. Hermann 3: 32; 4: 9, No. 27 (BM). LT designated by Huber in Dassanayake & Fosberg (ed.), Revised Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6: 287. 1987.
Habit: Climber.
Distribution: Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Odisha, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal [Asia: Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam; Africa].
Remarks: Cultivated.
Family

Piperaceae Giseke

Genus

Piper Giseke