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

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Myanmar

Dracaena spicata Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Parry, N.E. [893] K000401170
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401172
Clarke, C.B. [42963[A]], India K000401174
[Stertes] [s.n.] K000401176
Purseglove, J.W. [P.5148], Sarawak K000401789
Tsang, W.T. [30394], Indo-China K000523508
Kerr, A.F.G [12338], Thailand K000523509
Put [212] K000523510
Wallich [s.n. [?5147]] K000401164
Bruce, H. [Cat. no. 5146] K001104922
[Stertes] [s.n.] K000401177
s.coll. [Cat. no. 5146] K001104923
Griffith [Herb. EIC5870] K000401166
Parry, N.E. [941] K000401169
Randane for Keenan, R.L. [s.n.] K000401168
Wight, R. [s.n.] K000401162
Hooker, J.D. [2139], India K000401171
Griffith [Herb EIC5876], Peninsular Malaysia K000401384
Kurz, S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000401165
Kerr, A.F.G [20721], Laos K000523506
Robinson, H.C. [bis6165], Malaysia K000401383
Ritchie [1461] K000401163
Bruce, H. [5146], Bangladesh K000401167 Unknown type material
Kerr, A.F.G. [21796], Laos K000523507
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401173
Dalzell, N.A. [s.n.], India K000401175
Kerr, A.F.G [20721], Laos K000523512

First published in Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 2: 157 (1832)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • 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.

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