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  1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Mitragyna Korth.
      1. Mitragyna speciosa Korth.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Thailand to New Guinea.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Borneo, Cambodia, Malaya, New Guinea, Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand

    Introduced into:

    Vietnam

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Mitragyna speciosa Korth. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Koorders, S.H. [6898B], Jawa K000729973
    Koorders, S.H. [6903 B], Jawa K000729974
    Korthals, P.W. [s.n.], Borneo K000729975
    s.coll. [195], New Guinea K000729972

    Bibliography

    First published in Verh. Nat. Gesch. Ned. Bezitt., Bot.: t. 35 (1841)

    Accepted by

    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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