1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Melodinus J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Melodinus orientalis Blume

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Peninsula Thailand to W. & Central Malesia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Borneo, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand

    Melodinus orientalis Blume appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2005 Curtis, C. [1040], Peninsular Malaysia K000832896 holotype
    Jan 1, 2005 Curtis, C. [1040], Peninsular Malaysia K000832897 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Dr. Kings Collector [6525], Peninsular Malaysia K000832891 isotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Wright, E. [25267], Sarawak K000832946 holotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Wallich, N. [1609] K000832893 isotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Phillips, D. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000832894
    Jan 1, 2001 Maingay, A.C. [1840], Peninsular Malaysia K000832889 holotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Dr. King's Collector [7031], Peninsular Malaysia K000832888 holotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Dr. King's Collector [6523], Peninsular Malaysia K000832890 holotype
    Jan 1, 2001 Bowman, E.M. [s.n.], Australia K000832914
    Jan 1, 2001 s.coll. [s.n.] K000832892
    Jan 1, 2001 s.coll. [s.n.], Australia K000832913
    Jan 1, 2001 s.coll. [70], Sabah K000832945 holotype
    s.coll. [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia K000832895
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1610], Malaysia Hunteria coriacea K001113584
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1610], Malaysia Hunteria coriacea K001113585
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 1609], Malaysia Hunteria cuspidata K001113583
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 9065], Malaysia Alyxia coriacea K001132168
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 9065], Malaysia Alyxia coriacea K001132169

    First published in Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind.: 1026 (1826)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • Pooma, R. (ed.) (2005). A preliminary check-list of threatened plants in Thailand: 1-193. National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae) Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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