1. Family: Theaceae Mirb. ex Ker Gawl.
    1. Camellia L.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical and Asia-Temperate.



    Found In:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Japan, Korea, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Philippines, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, Tibet, Vietnam

    Introduced Into:

    Andaman Is., Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Ethiopia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Juan Fernández Is., Mauritius, Réunion, Seychelles, Trinidad-Tobago

    Camellia L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Identified Reference Herbarium Specimen Type Status
    Coode, M.J.E. [6953], Brunei 61306.000
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.] K001132293
    s.coll. [Cat. no. s.n.], Assam K001132294

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 698 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1999) World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne


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