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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to Pacific.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Caroline Is., Christmas I., Cook Is., Fiji, Hainan, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maluku, Marquesas, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicobar Is., Ogasawara-shoto, Philippines, Pitcairn Is., Queensland, Samoa, Solomon Is., Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Tubuai Is., Vanuatu, Vietnam

Ceodes umbellifera J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2012 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [IMM 142], Indonesia Pisonia umbellifera K000733692
Jul 1, 2010 Takeuchi [16403], Papua New Guinea Pisonia umbellifera K000612078
Jan 1, 1976 Mueller, F. [s.n.], Australia Pisonia umbellifera K000779382
Nov 11, 1974 Bojer [s.n.], Mauritius Pisonia umbellifera K000243818
Nov 11, 1974 Bojer [s.n.], Mauritius Pisonia umbellifera K000243819
Mason, L.M. Pisonia umbellifera 7441.000
Horne, J. [1141], Fiji Pisonia umbellifera K000779409
Chase, M.W. [10977] Pisonia umbellifera K000696071

First published in Char. Gen. Pl.: 142 (1776)


Kew Backbone Distributions

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