1. Family: Clusiaceae Lindl.
    1. Genus: Garcinia L.
      1. Garcinia gummi-gutta (L.) Roxb.

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

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    Distribution

    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.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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