1. Family: Symplocaceae Desf.
    1. Genus: Symplocos Jacq.
      1. Symplocos octopetala Sw.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. Jamaica.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Jamaica

    Symplocos octopetala Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1955 Alexander, R.C. [s.n.], Jamaica Symplocos tubulifera K000009222 Unknown type material

    First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 109 (1788)

    Accepted by

    • Fritsch, P.W. & Almeda, F. (2015). A taxonomic trevision of Antillean Symplocos (Symplocaceae) Phytotaxa 194: 1-67.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0