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This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical, Europe, Caroline Island, Southern America, Northern America and Asia-Temperate..

Native to:

Alabama, Albania, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arkansas, Assam, Bangladesh, Belize, Bismarck Archipelago, Bolivia, Borneo, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, California, Cambodia, Caroline Is., China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Georgia, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, India, Indiana, Italy, Japan, Jawa, Kentucky, Korea, Kriti, Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Leeward Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Louisiana, Malaya, Maluku, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Palestine, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Solomon Is., South Carolina, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Suriname, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Trinidad-Tobago, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Uruguay, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Vietnam, Virginia, Windward Is., Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Connecticut, France, Guinea, Mauritius, New York, Pennsylvania

Styrax L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Nov 4, 2015 Deden, G. [Deden 966], Sulawesi K000618514

First published in Sp. Pl.: 444 (1753)

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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