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

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 12 - 1200 m.; Andes, Islas Caribeñas, Llanura del Caribe, Pacífico.
Habit
Arbusto, árbol

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Bismarck Archipelago, Borneo, Cambodia, China Southeast, Christmas I., Cocos (Keeling) Is., Hainan, India, Jawa, Kazan-retto, Laccadive Is., Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Maldives, Maluku, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Northern Territory, Ogasawara-shoto, Philippines, Queensland, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

Introduced into:

Bahamas, Belize, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Chagos Archipelago, Colombia, Cook Is., Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Fiji, Gilbert Is., Guatemala, Haiti, Hawaii, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Line Is., Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niue, Panamá, Phoenix Is., Puerto Rico, Samoa, Seychelles, Society Is., Southwest Caribbean, Tokelau-Manihiki, Tonga, Trinidad-Tobago, Tuamotu, Tubuai Is., Turks-Caicos Is., Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Venezuelan Antilles, Wallis-Futuna Is., Windward Is.

Morinda citrifolia L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2014 I Komang Sujata (Sujata) [IKS 20], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734847
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [22], Bali K000734793
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [1], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734794
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [5], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734795
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [8], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734796
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [11], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734797
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [14], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734798
Jan 1, 2014 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [13], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734799
Jul 1, 2013 Wilhelmus Daos Kadati (Willy) [WDK 003], Lesser Sunda Is. K000733744
Jul 1, 2013 Wilhelmus Daos Kadati (Willy) [WDK 004], Lesser Sunda Is. K000733742
Jul 1, 2013 Wilhelmus Daos Kadati (Willy) [WDK 010], Lesser Sunda Is. K000733741
Jul 1, 2013 Wilhelmus Daos Kadati (Willy) [WDK 005], Lesser Sunda Is. K000733740
Jul 1, 2013 I Made Maduarta (Pung) [43], Lesser Sunda Is. K000733743
Apr 22, 2008 I Made Maduarta [88], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734557
40702.000
Waterhouse, J.H.L. [163], Solomon Is. 14514.000
Jeffrey, C. [810], Seychelles 22920.000
Hutson, A.M. [20], British Indian Ocean Territory 34461.000
Jowett, F.W. [45] 45785.000
Stocks, J.E. [s.n.], India K000031566 Unknown type material
Wheatley, J.I. [684], Vanuatu 54996.000
Sumithraarachchi, D.B. [DBS681], Sri Lanka K000265591
Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000763780
Horsfield, T. [900], Jawa K000763779
Wallich, N. [8418 D], India K000031562 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [8418], India K000031564 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [8418 H], India K000031563 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [8419], India K000031565 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8418], Myanmar K001125445
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8418], Malaysia K001125451
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8418], Myanmar K001125452
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8418], Myanmar K001125453
Tirvengadum, D.D. [624], Sri Lanka K000265592
Balasubramaniam, S. [SB2284], Sri Lanka K000265589
Balasubramaniam, S. [SB2284], Sri Lanka K000265590
Thompson, J.B. [37], Guam K000763742
Comanor, P. L. [1011], Sri Lanka K000265587
Waas, S. et. al. [1194], Sri Lanka K000265586
Miquel, F.A.W. [s.n.], Indonesia K000763781
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418], Thailand K001125444
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418], Malaysia K001125446
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418], India K001125447
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418] K001125448
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418] K001125449
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418] K001125450
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418] K001125454
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8418] K001125475

First published in Sp. Pl.: 176 (1753)

Accepted by

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  • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera, C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2014). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 7: 1-840. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2012). Flora Mesoamericana 4(2): 1-533. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Borhidi, A. (2012). Rubiáceas de México, ed. 2: 1-608. Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest.
  • van Proosdij, A.S.J. (2012). Arnoldo's Zakflora, ed. 4: 1-318. Walburg Pers, Zutphen.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Gardner, R.O. (2011). Trees and shrubs of Niue: an identification guide to the island's indigenous and naturalised woody plants: 1-244. R.O. Gardner, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
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  • Chamchumroon, V. & Puff, C. (2003). The Rubiaceae of Ko Chang, south-eastern Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 31: 13-26.
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  • Turner, I.M., Xing, F. & Corlett, R.T. (2000). An annotated check-list of the vascular plants of the South China Sea and its shores The Raffles bulletin of Zoology, Suppl. 8: 23-116.
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  • Cirilo, N. & Proctor, G.R. (1994). Vascular plants of the Caribbean Swan islands of Honduras Brenesia 41-42: 73-80.
  • Friedmann, F. (1994). Flore des Seychelles Dicotylédones: 1-663. ORSTOM éditions.
  • Wheatley, J.I. (1992). A guide to the common trees of Vanuatu. With lists of their traditional uses & ni-Vanuatu names: 1-308. Department of Forestry, Port Vila.
  • Smith, A.C. (1988). Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 4: 1-377. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.
  • Fosberg, F.R. & Sachet, M.-H. (1987). Flora of the Gilbert Island, Kiribati, Checklist Atoll Research Bulletin 295: 1-33.
  • Wester, L. (1985). Checklist of the vasular plants of the Northern Line Islands Atoll Research Bulletin 287: 1-38.
  • Woodroffe, C.D. (1985). Vegetation and flora of Nui Atoll, Tuvalu Atoll Research Bulletin 283: 1-18.
  • Morat, P. & Veillon, J.-M. (1985). Contributions à la conaissance de la végétation et de la flore de Wallis et Futuna Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Section B, Adansonia 7: 259-329.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hammel, B.E., Grayum, M.H., Herrera, C. & Zamora, N. (eds.) (2014). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 7: 1-840. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Leti, M., Hul, S., Fouché, J.-G., Cheng, S.K. & David, B. (2013). Flore photographique du Cambodge: 1-589. Éditions Privat, Toulouse.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • van Proosdij, A.S.J. (2012). Arnoldo's Zakflora, ed. 4: 1-318. Walburg Pers, Zutphen.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2011). Flora of China 19: 1-884. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Gardner, R.O. (2011). Trees and shrubs of Niue: an identification guide to the island's indigenous and naturalised woody plants: 1-244. R.O. Gardner, Auckland, New Zealand.
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  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
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  • Sinha, B.K. (1999). Flora of Great Nicobar Island: 1-525. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
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  • Thaman, R.R., Fosberg, F.R., Manner, H.I. & Hassall, D.C. (1994). The Flora of Nauru Atoll Research Bulletin 392: 1-223.
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  • Wester, L. (1985). Checklist of the vasular plants of the Northern Line Islands Atoll Research Bulletin 287: 1-38.
  • Woodroffe, C.D. (1985). Vegetation and flora of Nui Atoll, Tuvalu Atoll Research Bulletin 283: 1-18.
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