1. Family: Putranjivaceae Endl. ex Meisn.
    1. Genus: Drypetes Vahl
      1. Drypetes alba Poit.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico, Windward Is.

    Drypetes alba Poit. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1988 Wright, C. [1927], Cuba K000572906 isotype
    Ekman, E.L. [4179], Haiti K000716434
    Ekman, E.L. [9614], Haiti K000716435
    Acevedo-Rodriguez, P. [7724], Puerto Rico K000716436

    First published in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 1: 157 (1815)

    Accepted by

    • Levin, G.A. (2013). A synopsis of the New World species of Drypetes section Drypetes (Putranjivaceae) with asymmetrical fruits, including description of a new species PhytoKeys 29: 75-87.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Levin, G.A. (2013). A synopsis of the New World species of Drypetes section Drypetes (Putranjivaceae) with asymmetrical fruits, including description of a new species PhytoKeys 29: 75-87.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0