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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. India, Sri Lanka, N. Myanmar, Jawa (Madura).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

India, Jawa, Myanmar, Sri Lanka

Dracaena burmanica (N.E.Br.) Byng & Christenh. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 22, 1994 Clayton, H. [s.n.], Myanmar Sansevieria burmanica K000524700 syntype
Oct 20, 1994 Clayton, H. [s.n.], Myanmar Sansevieria burmanica K000524695 syntype
Oct 20, 1994 Burma Sansevieria burmanica K000524696
Oct 20, 1994 Clayton, N. [s.n.], Myanmar Sansevieria burmanica K000524694 syntype
Oct 8, 1994 Clayton, H. [s.n.], Myanmar Sansevieria burmanica K000524699 Unknown type material
Dec 16, 1993 Clayton, H. [s.n.], Myanmar Sansevieria burmanica K000524698
Dec 16, 1993 Abdul Huk. [s.n.] Sansevieria burmanica K000524697

First published in Global Fl. 4: 65 (2018)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jankalski, S. (2007). Sansevieria species described since Brown's monograph Sansevieria 17: 19-28.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590.

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