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This species is accepted, and its native range is Philippines.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Philippines

Benkara microcarpa (Bartl. ex DC.) Ridsdale appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Cuming, H. [1366], Philippines K000742996
Rosenbluth, R. [12547], Philippines Randia ticaensis K000742971
Whitford, H.N. [98], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763611
Meyer, R. [3000], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763612
Borden, T.E. [2560], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763613
Borden, T.E. [2751], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763615
Merrill, E.D. [3945], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763616
Barnes, P.T. [349], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763618
Borden, T.E. [731], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763617
Meyer, R. [2587], Philippines Canthium glandulosum K000763614

First published in Reinwardtia 12: 299 (2008)

Accepted by

  • Ridsdale, C.E. (2008). Thorny problems in the Rubiaceae: Benkara, Fagerlindia and Oxyceros Reinwardtia 12: 289-300.

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