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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to N. South America, Florida to Caribbean.
Tabernaemontana Plum. ex L.

Native to:

Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Puerto Rico, Southwest Caribbean, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bolivia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Cook Is., Ecuador, Gilbert Is., Gulf of Guinea Is., Hainan, Lesser Sunda Is., Line Is., Marquesas, Nepal, Netherlands Antilles, Nicobar Is., Paraguay, Peru, Senegal, Society Is., Tokelau-Manihiki, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuvalu, Wallis-Futuna Is., West Himalaya

Plumeria Tourn. ex L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hamilton, M.A. [375], Montserrat 65304.000

First published in Sp. Pl.: 209 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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