1. Family: Lamiaceae Martinov
    1. Genus: Vitex L.
      1. Vitex cofassus Reinw. ex Blume

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Malesia to Papuasia and NW. Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, Caroline Is., Maluku, Marianas, New Guinea, Solomon Is., Sulawesi

    Introduced into:

    Jawa, Sri Lanka

    Vitex cofassus Reinw. ex Blume appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2011 Brass, L.J. [21950], Papua New Guinea K000183039
    Jan 1, 2010 Martati [54], Indonesia K000668998
    Jan 1, 2008 Floyd, A. [6633], Papua New Guinea K000706867
    Jan 1, 2006 Sonawe-ainakahata, K. [1197], Indonesia K000668993
    Jan 1, 2005 Main [1516], Indonesia K000826827
    Jan 1, 2005 Main [926], Indonesia K000826829
    Jan 1, 2005 Main [860], Indonesia K000826830
    Jan 1, 2005 de Vogel, E. [4462], Indonesia K000223344
    Jan 1, 2005 de Vogel [6959], Indonesia K000223202
    Jan 1, 2005 de Vogel [6668], Indonesia K000223201
    Jan 1, 2005 Hollrung, M. [505], Papua New Guinea K000223705 isotype
    Jan 1, 2005 Buwalda, P. [5435], Indonesia K000826825
    Jan 1, 2005 Buwalda, P. [4030], Indonesia K000826828
    Jan 1, 2005 Buwalda, P. [5006], Indonesia K000826831
    Jan 1, 2005 Ramlanto [123], Indonesia K000668992
    Jan 1, 2005 Boschproefstation [8578], Indonesia K000668990
    Jan 1, 2005 Bünnemeijer, H.A.B. [10773], Indonesia K000668991
    Jan 1, 2005 Anang [668], Indonesia K000826824
    Jan 1, 2005 Haan, G.A.L. de [1797], Indonesia K000826826
    Jan 1, 2004 Coode, M.J.E. [NGF46089], Papua New Guinea K000222797
    Jan 1, 2004 Foreman, D.B. [NGF48212], Papua New Guinea K000222799
    Jan 1, 2004 de Vogel, E. [3456], Indonesia K000223345
    Jan 1, 2004 de Vogel, E. [3900], Indonesia K000223346
    Jan 1, 2004 de Vogel, E. [3158], Indonesia K000223347
    Jan 1, 2004 Kostermans [1472], Indonesia K000223189
    Jan 1, 2004 van Balgooy, M.M.J. [6372], Indonesia K000223348
    Jan 1, 2004 McDonald [4039], Indonesia K000182884
    Jan 1, 2004 Kuswata [43], Indonesia K000270894
    Jan 1, 2004 Kuswata [111], Indonesia K000270889
    Jan 1, 2004 Hosaka, E.Y. [3402], Caroline Is. K000183989
    Jan 1, 2004 Taylor, P.M. [P-358], Indonesia K000182890
    Jan 1, 2004 Idjan [184], Indonesia K000182874
    Jan 1, 2004 Martati [XI.J.9], Indonesia K000182897
    Jan 1, 2003 Kanehira [11745], Indonesia K000183540
    Jan 1, 2003 Ledermann, C.L. [7261], Papua New Guinea K000183541
    Jan 1, 2003 Gafui, I. et al. [18675], Solomon Is. K000183968
    Jan 1, 2002 Sayers, D. [NGF24137], Papua New Guinea K000183545
    Jan 1, 2002 Sayers, D. [NGF21856], Papua New Guinea K000183546
    Jan 1, 2002 Brass, L.J. [21909], Papua New Guinea K000182866
    Jan 1, 2002 Brass, L.J. [14124], Indonesia K000183494
    Jan 1, 2002 Lane-Poole, C.E. [590], Papua New Guinea K000183490
    Jan 1, 2002 Lane-Poole, C.E. [590], Papua New Guinea K000706675
    Jan 1, 2002 Womersley, J.S. [NGF7082], Papua New Guinea K000182867
    Jan 1, 2002 Womersley, J.S. [NGF2913], Papua New Guinea K000183508
    Jan 1, 2002 Millar, A.N. [NGF14539], Papua New Guinea K000183517
    Jan 1, 2002 Millar, A.N. [15640], Papua New Guinea K000706866
    Jan 1, 2002 Schodde, R. [4497], Papua New Guinea K000183493
    Jan 1, 2002 Schodde, R. [2468], Papua New Guinea K000183499
    Jan 1, 2002 Hoogland, R.D. [4869], Papua New Guinea K000183529
    Jan 1, 2002 Streimann, H. [NGF24345], Papua New Guinea K000183496
    Jan 1, 2002 Streimann, H. [NGF47694], Papua New Guinea K000183535
    Jan 1, 2002 Coode, M.J.E. [NGF32800], Papua New Guinea K000183534
    Jan 1, 2002 Coode, M.J.E. [NGF29650], Papua New Guinea K000183539
    Jan 1, 2002 Millar, A. [NGF12108], Papua New Guinea K000182875
    Jan 1, 2002 Millar, A. [NGF38477], Papua New Guinea K000182876
    Jan 1, 2002 Millar, A. [NGF22650], Papua New Guinea K000183544
    Jan 1, 2002 Craven, L.A. [1029], Papua New Guinea K000183497
    Jan 1, 2002 Craven, L.A. [704], Papua New Guinea K000183498
    Jan 1, 2002 Craven, L.A. [927], Papua New Guinea K000183524
    Jan 1, 2002 Foreman, D.B. [NGF45972], Papua New Guinea K000183536
    Jan 1, 2002 Foreman, D.B. [NGF45748], Papua New Guinea K000183537
    Jan 1, 2002 Foreman, D.B. [NGF45643], Papua New Guinea K000183538
    Jan 1, 2002 Kumul, M. [NGF13063], Papua New Guinea K000183531
    Jan 1, 2002 Mcdonald, G. [NGF13008], Papua New Guinea K000182873
    Jan 1, 2002 Takeuchi, W. [4603], Papua New Guinea K000182881
    Jan 1, 2002 Takeuchi, W. [6401], Papua New Guinea K000183513
    Jan 1, 2002 Royen, P. van [3247], Indonesia K000183505
    Jan 1, 2002 Royen, P. van [NGF16422], Papua New Guinea K000183532
    Jan 1, 2002 Royen, P. van [3501], Indonesia K000183547
    Jan 1, 2002 Vandenberg, J. [NGF42173], Papua New Guinea K000183543
    Jan 1, 2002 Vandenberg, J. [NGF42266], Papua New Guinea K000183549
    Jan 1, 2002 Pullen, R. [6683], Papua New Guinea K000182880
    Jan 1, 2002 Henty, E.E. [NGF10530], Papua New Guinea K000182878
    Jan 1, 2002 Henty, E.E. [NGF38569], Papua New Guinea K000183501
    Jan 1, 2002 Galore, M. [NGF17560], Papua New Guinea K000183522
    Jan 1, 2002 Wiakabu, J. [LAE70358], Papua New Guinea K000183514
    Jan 1, 2002 Havel, J.J. [NGF9156], Papua New Guinea K000182879
    Jan 1, 2002 Hellwig, F. [196], Papua New Guinea K000183542
    Jan 1, 2002 Koster, Ch. [BW1466], Indonesia K000183491
    Jan 1, 2002 Floyd, A.G. [5388], Papua New Guinea K000182865
    Jan 1, 2002 Floyd, A. [6474], Papua New Guinea K000183509
    Jan 1, 2002 Kerenga, K. [LAE73848], Papua New Guinea K000182882
    Jan 1, 2002 Kerenga, K. [LAE74242], Papua New Guinea K000183515
    Jan 1, 2002 Kerenga, K. [LAE56755], Papua New Guinea K000183520
    Jan 1, 2002 Vinas, A.N. [248], Papua New Guinea K000183519
    Jan 1, 2002 Ledermann, C.L. [6911], Papua New Guinea K000182871 syntype
    Jan 1, 2002 Pleyte, D.R. [1033], Indonesia K000182889
    Jan 1, 2002 Pleyte, D.R. [414], Indonesia K000182899
    Jan 1, 2002 Brouwer, A. [BW809], Indonesia K000183492
    Jan 1, 2002 Brouwer, A. [BW843], Indonesia K000183506
    Jan 1, 2002 Comins, R.B. [99] K000182893
    Jan 1, 2002 Fryar, D. [NGF3347], Papua New Guinea K000183512
    Jan 1, 2002 Fryar, D. [NGF4000], Papua New Guinea K000183548
    Jan 1, 2002 Gray, E. [3313], Papua New Guinea K000182883
    Jan 1, 2002 Richardson, A.C. [4088], Papua New Guinea K000183516
    Jan 1, 2002 Barrett, J.H. [s.n.], Papua New Guinea K000183507
    Jan 1, 2002 Schlechter, R. [16044], Papua New Guinea K000182872
    Jan 1, 2002 Ridgwell [7366], Papua New Guinea K000182887
    Jan 1, 2002 Croft, J.R. [LAE65427], Papua New Guinea K000183523
    Jan 1, 2002 Frodin, D. [NGF26554], Papua New Guinea K000183503
    Jan 1, 2002 Frodin, D. [NGF26926], Papua New Guinea K000183518
    Jan 1, 2002 Frodin, D. [6602], Papua New Guinea K000183521
    Jan 1, 2002 Anonymous [2022], Papua New Guinea K000183502
    Jan 1, 2002 Kostermans [474], Indonesia K000183504
    Jan 1, 2002 Hartley, T. [10154], Papua New Guinea K000182877
    Jan 1, 2002 Dept. of Forests, Lae [2989], Papua New Guinea K000182886
    Jan 1, 2002 Vickery, F.T. [NGF1421], Papua New Guinea K000182888
    Jan 1, 2002 Cavenangh, J. [866], Papua New Guinea K000183495
    Jan 1, 2002 Gideon O. [LAE57253], Papua New Guinea K000183500
    Jan 1, 2002 Iwanggin, G.T. [BW10170], Indonesia K000183530
    Jan 1, 2002 Iwanggin, G.T. [BW10074], Indonesia K000183533
    Dec 2, 1999 Takeuchi, W. [14086], Papua New Guinea K000706862
    Jan 1, 1994 Afriastini, J.J. [2117], Indonesia K000665946
    Jan 1, 1990 Sands, M.J.S. [905], Papua New Guinea K000222794
    Jan 1, 1990 Sands, M.J.S. [836], Papua New Guinea K000222796
    Dec 20, 1949 Tangkilisan [239], Indonesia K000668997
    Jan 1, 1923 Rutten, L.M.R. [1736], Indonesia K000698051
    Jan 1, 1923 Rutten, L.M.R. [s.n.], Indonesia K000698052
    Jan 1, 1922 Saprin, (Toxopeus) [52], Indonesia K000665947
    Brass, L.J. [29192], Papua New Guinea K000182885
    Robinson, C.B. [302], Indonesia K000698048
    Maskuri [1105], Indonesia K000669000
    Sutrisno [35], Indonesia K000665945
    Vogel, E.F. de [3456], Indonesia K000668999
    Tangkilisan [19], Indonesia K000668995
    Tangkilisan [19], Indonesia K000668996
    Bish, F.C.J. [2], Indonesia K000668994

    First published in Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind.: 813 (1826)

    Accepted by

    • de Kok, R. (2008). The genus Vitex (Labiatae) in the Flora Malesiana region, excluding New Guinea Kew Bulletin 63: 17-40.
    • de Kok, R.P.J. (2007). The genus Vitex L. (Lamiaceae) in New Guinea and the South Pacific islands Kew Bulletin 62: 587-603.
    • Takeuchi, W. (2005). Floristic notes from a holocene successional environment in Papuasia Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 95-116.
    • 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
    • de Kok, R.P.J. (2007). The genus Vitex L. (Lamiaceae) in New Guinea and the South Pacific islands Kew Bulletin 62: 587-603.

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