1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Ixora L.
      1. Ixora chinensis Lam.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. China to Indo-China, Philippines.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cambodia, China Southeast, Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Colombia, Malaya

    Ixora chinensis Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [s.n.], Hong Kong K000763140 isotype
    Champion, J.P. [s.n.], Hong Kong K000763139 holotype
    Wight, R. [1334], India Ixora stricta K000031353
    Wallich, N. [1334], India Ixora stricta K000031351
    Wallich, N. [6123], India Ixora stricta K000031352
    Wallich, N. [6123], India Ixora stricta K000031354
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123] Ixora stricta K001123116
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123] Ixora stricta K001123117
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123], Vietnam Ixora stricta K001123118
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123] Ixora stricta K001123119
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123] Ixora stricta K001123120
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 6123] Ixora stricta K001123121

    First published in Encycl. 3: 344 (1789)

    Accepted by

    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Delprete, P.G. (2010). Rubiaceae Flora dos estados de Goiás e Tocantins 40: 1-1610. Universidade Federal de Goiás.
    • Delprete, P.G. & Cortés-B., R. (2006 publ. 2007). A synopsis of the Rubiaceae of the states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, with a key to genera, and a preliminary species list Revista de Biologia Neotropical 3: 13-96.
    • Reynolds, S.T. & Forster, P.I. (2006). A taxonomic revision of Ixora L. (Rubiaceae: Ixoroideae) in Australia Austrobaileya 7: 253-278.
    • Delprete, P.G., Smith, L.B., Klein, R.M. (2005). Flora Ilustrada Catarinense 2: 349-842. Herbário "Barbosa Rodrigues", Atají, Brasil.
    • Mendoza, H., Ramirez P., B.R. & Jimenez, L.C. (2004). Rubiaceae de Colombia: guia ilustrada de generos: 1-351. Instituto de Investigacion de Recursos Biologicos Alexander von Humboldt, Bogota, Colombia.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    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.
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Wong, K.M. (1989). Rubiaceae Tree Flora of Malaya 4: 1-549. Longman Malaysia, Petaling Jaya.

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    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/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0