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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & S. India, Sri Lanka.

Native to:

India, Sri Lanka

Syzygium caryophyllatum (L.) Alston appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 4, 1976 Kostermans, A.J. [24707], Sri Lanka K000812827
Worthington, T.B. [6052], Sri Lanka K000276777
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3563] Syzygium caryophyllaeum K001119732
Wight, R. [1071] Syzygium caryophyllaeum K000821452
s.coll. [3563], Myanmar Syzygium caryophyllaeum K000821451
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3563] Syzygium caryophyllaeum K001119731
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3563] Syzygium caryophyllaeum K001119733

First published in H.Trimen, Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6(Suppl.): 116 (1931)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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