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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (Guangxi, Guangdong) to Peninsula Malaysia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FTEA]

Meliaceae, Styles & F. White (Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford). Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1991

Morphology General Habit
Shrub or small tree up to 10 m. tall.
Morphology Leaves
Leaflets 3–5, glabrous, venation reticulate on both surfaces.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers very small, in axillary panicles, strongly scented, used (elsewhere) for flavouring tea and perfuming clothes.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit a small cleistocarp.
Distribution
Native of Indochinawidely planted in the tropics.Planted in Zanzibar (Victoria Gardens, Dept. Agr. 5!) and Kenya (Mombasa, Parker H76/35!).

Native to:

Cambodia, China Southeast, Hainan, Laos, Malaya, Thailand, Vietnam

Aglaia odorata Lour. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 27, 2010 Starr, F. [030729-1] K000612332
Sep 27, 2010 Poilane [25345], Vietnam K000612362
Jan 29, 2008 Middleton, D. et al. [1213], Thailand K000224782
Jul 19, 1989 Thorel, M. [6[9]], Vietnam K000381183
Jul 19, 1989 Kerr, A.F.G. [7032], Thailand K000657325 syntype
Jul 19, 1989 Pierre, L. [256], Vietnam K000657324 paralectotype
Jul 19, 1989 Pierre, L. [4265], Cambodia K000657323 isolectotype
Jul 19, 1989 Kerr, A.F.G. [6034], Thailand K000657326 lectotype
Jul 19, 1989 Pierre, L. [2080], Vietnam K000381184
Jul 19, 1989 Kerr, A.F.G. [3001], Thailand K000657327
Jul 19, 1989 Pierre, L. [4265], Cambodia K000657322 isolectotype
Aug 27, 1982 Poilane [7946], Vietnam K000611326
Aug 27, 1982 Poilane [29850], Vietnam K000611327
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1275] K001112615
s.coll. [Cat. no. 1275] K001112616
May 4, 1988 Pierre, L. [467], Vietnam Aglaia duperreana K000381182 isolectotype

First published in Fl. Cochinch.: 173 (1790)

Accepted by

  • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1997). Flore des Mascareignes 69: 79-1. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Iwatsuki, K., Boufford, D.E. & Ohba, H. (eds.) (1999). Flora of Japan IIc: 1-328. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
  • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wongprasert, T., Phengklai, C. & Boonthavikoon, T. (2011). A synoptic account of the Meliaceae of Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 39: 210-266.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Wongprasert, T., Phengklai, C. & Boonthavikoon, T. (2011). A synoptic account of the Meliaceae of Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 39: 210-266.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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