1. Family: Lauraceae Juss.
    1. Litsea Lam.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia, Tropical & Subtropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Costa Rica, East Himalaya, El Salvador, Fiji, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Hainan, Honduras, India, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Louisiana, Malaya, Maluku, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New Mexico, Nicobar Is., Niue, North Carolina, Pakistan, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Is., South Carolina, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Tonga, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya

    Introduced into:

    KwaZulu-Natal, Mauritius, Rodrigues, Réunion, Seychelles, Trinidad-Tobago

    Litsea Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Frodin, D.G. [2545], New Guinea 60071.000
    Frodin, D.G. [3473], New Guinea 63181.000
    Tsi, Z.H. [ASBK 46], China 61185.000
    Utteridge, T.M.A. [321], New Guinea 70640.000
    Walker, J.S. [DB075], Sulawesi 73969.000

    First published in Encycl. 3: 574 (1792)

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China
    The Malesian Key Group (2010) Interactive Key to Seed Plants of Malesia and Indo-China (Version 2.0, 28 Jul 2010) The Nationaal Herbarium Nederland Leiden and The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

    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