1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Melodinus J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Melodinus cochinchinensis (Lour.) Merr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is N. India to S. China and W. Peninsula Malaysia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

    Melodinus cochinchinensis (Lour.) Merr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2009 Phuong, V.X. [HNK 778], Vietnam K000463987
    Jan 1, 2004 Poilane, E. [7131], Vietnam K000832919 isotype
    Jan 1, 2004 Clemens, J [3427], Vietnam K000832920 syntype
    Jan 1, 2001 Griffith [s.n.], India K000832898 holotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Henry, A. [11,994], Yunnan K000832875 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Henry, A. [11,944], Yunnan K000832876 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Wright, C. [324], Hong Kong K000832878
    Jan 1, 2001 Poilane, E. [7783], Vietnam K000832918 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 2001 Wallich, N. [1603], Meghalaya K000832899
    Jan 1, 2001 Champion [201], Hong Kong K000832874
    Jan 1, 2001 Champion [431], Hong Kong K000832877
    Jan 1, 2001 Kerr, A.F.G. [1159], Thailand K000832921 syntype
    Jan 1, 2001 Kerr, A.F.G. [1159], Thailand K000832922 syntype
    Jan 1, 2001 Kerr, A.F.G. [12756], Thailand K000832923 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2001 s.coll. [s.n.] K000832873
    Jan 1, 2001 s.coll. [431], Hong Kong K000832879
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 1603] Melodinus monogynus K001113566
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 1603] Melodinus monogynus K001113570
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1603] Melodinus monogynus K001113567
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1603], India Melodinus monogynus K001113568
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 1603], India Melodinus monogynus K001113569

    First published in Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n.s., 24: 310 (1935)

    Accepted by

    • Middleton, D.J. (2014). Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viêt-Nam 33: 1-276. Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
    • Middleton, D.J. (2011). Flora of peninsular Malaysia, II, 2: 1-235. Institut Penyelidikan Perhutanan Malaysia.
    • Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae) Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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