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This species is accepted, and its native range is China (S. Yunnan) to Tropical Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Maesa indica (Roxb.) Sweet appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 3, 2009 Amin [SAN 116011], Malaysia K000605167
Mar 2, 2005 Argent et al. [29082], Philippines K000271185
Mar 8, 2004 Reynoso [PPI 21680], Philippines K000184757
Mar 8, 2004 Garcia [PPI 25164], Philippines K000184760
Mar 8, 2004 Reynoso [PPI 27197], Philippines K000184755
Mar 8, 2004 Barbon et al. [PPI 12854], Philippines K000184761
Mar 8, 2004 Reynoso et al. [PPI 17798], Philippines K000184762
Mar 5, 2004 Barbon et al. [PPI 12928], Philippines K000184709
Mar 5, 2004 Garcia [PPI 25254], Philippines K000184710
Mar 5, 2004 Barbon et al. [PPI 12840], Philippines K000184713
Oct 6, 2003 Middleton et al. [930], Thailand K000183732
Oct 6, 2003 Middleton et al. [1038], Thailand K000183733
Roxburgh [s.n.], India K000756225
Dec 29, 1920 Wight, H. [1984], India Maesa perrottetiana K000756231
Jan 1, 1918 Clarke, C.B. [10574], India Maesa perrottetiana K000756230
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2318], Nepal Baeobotrys indica K001115632
Kamrup [Cat. no. 2318], India Baeobotrys indica K001115640
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2318], Myanmar Baeobotrys indica K001115638
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2318], Nepal Baeobotrys indica K001115643
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115633
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2318], Nepal Baeobotrys indica K001115631
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115641
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115642
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115635
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2318], Myanmar Baeobotrys indica K001115637
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115639
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115634
s.coll. [Cat. no. 2318] Baeobotrys indica K001115636
Dec 30, 1994 s.coll. [418], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756269 syntype
Dec 30, 1994 Cuming, H. [602], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756266 syntype
Dec 30, 1994 Cuming [983], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756264 syntype
Jan 1, 1901 Cuming, H. [983], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756263
s.coll. [420], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756270
s.coll. [421], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756267
s.coll. [447], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756268
Cuming [602], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756265
Ramos, M. [s.n.], Philippines Maesa laxa K000756271

First published in Hort. Brit.: 268 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1999). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 13: 1-284. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Larsen, K. & Hu, C.M. (1996). Flora of Thailand 6(2): 81-178. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • 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.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.
  • 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.
  • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1996). Flora of China 15: 1-387. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1999). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 13: 1-284. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Larsen, K. & Hu, C.M. (1996). Flora of Thailand 6(2): 81-178. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • 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.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.
  • 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.
  • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (1996). Flora of China 15: 1-387. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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