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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Doubtfully present in:

Nepal

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Meyna spinosa Roxb. ex Link appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 1, 1925 Wallich, N. [8409], India K000032050 isosyntype
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8409] Vangueria spinosa K001125420
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8409] Vangueria spinosa K001125421

First published in Jahrb. Gewächsk. 1(3): 32 (1820)

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.
  • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ruhsam, M in Ruhsam, M. (2005). Survey of all the Rubiaceae specimens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India Pleione 3: 190-200.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0