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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (SW. Yunnan) to Tropical Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, China South-Central, India, Thailand

Dracaena terniflora Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Feb 8, 1928 [Rottler] [s.n.], India K000401202
Ahmad Kalu [4010] K000401182
Mooney, H.F. [480] K000401185
Fischer, C.E.C. [1944], India K000401190
Matthew, K.M. [RHT18853] K000401191
G.T. [62], India K000401192
Wight [2819/2], India K000401197
Atkins, S. [SAN437], Brunei K000401791
Atkins, S. [SAN437], Brunei K000401792
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5147], Myanmar K001104928
Mooney, H.F. [2470] K000401187
G.T. [67], India K000401193
Sedgwick [5851] K000401184
Codde, M.J.E. [MC7269], Brunei K000401794
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5147], Myanmar K001104925
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5147], Myanmar K001104927
Barnes, E. [2203] K000401200
Gamble, J.S. [15957], India K000401188
Griffith [Herb. EIC5878] K000401205
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401207
Mooney, H.F. [990] K000401186
Barnes, E. [s.n.] K000401201
Calder, C.C. [540], India K000401198
Gamble, F.S. [15654], India K000401194
Wight [s.n.], India K000401196
Haines, H.H. [4253(a)] K000401180
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5147], Myanmar K001104926
Bell [6047] K000401183
Kiah [SFN32306], Malaysia K000401385
Meebold, A. [10170], India K000401189
Fernandes, J. [1331], India K000401204
Tsang, W.T. [29022], Vietnam K000523511
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 5147] K001104924
Henry, A.N. [16257], India K000401203
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] K000401206
Bell [6047] K000401181
Codde, M.J.E. [MC7269], Brunei K000401793
[Chattarju] [5848] K000401178
Kloss, C.B. [6535] K000401208
unknown [s.n.], India K000401195
Barber [358] K000401199
Haines, H.H. [4253] K000401179

First published in Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 2: 159 (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.

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