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This species is accepted, and its native range is Uttarakhand to Assam, SE. Tibet, Andaman Islands.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, East Himalaya, Nepal, Tibet, West Himalaya

Diploknema butyracea (Roxb.) H.J.Lam appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich, N. [4164], Nepal K000777912
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4164], Nepal Bassia butyracea K001038293

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, sér. 3, 7: 186 (1925)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Pennington, D. (2001 publ. 2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Sapotaceae: 1-364. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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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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