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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Andaman Islands to Nicobar Islands.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Nicobar Is.

Dracaena brachyphylla Kurz appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Parkinson, C.E. [1112], Andaman Is. K000400061 syntype
Kurz, W.S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000401161 Unknown type material
Dr. King's Collector [s.n.] K000401160

First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 42: 249 (1873)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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