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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to W. Malesia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, East Himalaya, Jawa, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Dischidia bengalensis Colebr. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jun 1, 2006 s.coll. [190] K000911067 Unknown type material
Jun 1, 2006 s.coll. [190], China K000911066 Unknown type material
Jun 1, 2006 s.coll. [190], China K000911065 Unknown type material
Jun 1, 2006 Balansa, B. [2082], Vietnam K000911031 Unknown type material
Jun 1, 2006 Schlechter, F. R. R. [13722], Papua New Guinea K000910994 Unknown type material
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4205], India K000639616
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4205] K001038385
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4206], Myanmar Dischidia cuneifolia K001038386

First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 12: 357 (1818)

Accepted by

  • Ahmed, Z.U. & al. (eds.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 6: 1-408. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.
  • 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.
  • Rodda, M. & Middleton, D.J. (2019). Flora of Singapore precursors, 14. Notes on Apocynaceae Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 71: 69-80.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ahmed, Z.U. & al. (eds.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 6: 1-408. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Jagtap, A.P. & Singh, N.P. (1999). Fascicles of Flora of India 24: 1-332. Botanical Survey of India, New Delhi.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0