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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. India.

Native to:

India

Introduced into:

Assam, Bangladesh

Garcinia gummi-gutta (L.) Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 1, 1977 [Wight] [s.n.] K000677637
Jul 2, 1914 [Wight] [341], India Garcinia cambogia K000677576
Jul 2, 1914 [Wight] [s.n.], India Garcinia cambogia K000677578
Jul 2, 1914 [Wight] [141], India Garcinia cambogia K000677579
[Wight] [142], India Garcinia cambogia K000677577
Wight [249], India Garcinia cambogia K000677580
[H.f.] [4867] Garcinia cambogia K000677583
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4865] Garcinia cambogia K001104095
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4865] Garcinia cambogia K001104096
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4865] Garcinia cambogia K001104097
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4865] Garcinia cambogia K001104098
Noton, E. [Cat. no. 4865], India Garcinia cambogia K001104099

First published in Hort. Bengal.: 42 (1814)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.

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