1. Family: Malvaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Bombax L.
      1. Bombax insigne Wall.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is India to China (S. Yunnan) and Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Bangladesh, China South-Central, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

    Bombax insigne Wall. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 10, 1962 King's collector [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000671488
    Sep 10, 1962 Wight. [218], Tamil Nadu K000671491
    Jan 1, 1914 Wight. [218], Tamil Nadu K000671490
    16591.000
    16592.000
    22094.000
    Stocks [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000671485
    Wight. [218], Tamil Nadu K000671489
    Kurz, S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000671486
    Prain, D. [s.n.], Coco Is. K000671487
    Prain [s.n.], Coco Is. K000671616

    First published in Pl. Asiat. Rar. 1: 74 (1830)

    Accepted by

    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Newman, M., Ketphanh, S., Svengsuksa, B., Thomas, P., Sengdala, K., Lamxay, V. & Armstrong, K. (2007). A checklist of the vascular plants of Lao PDR: 1-394. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
    • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
    • Lê, T.C. (2003). Danh l?c các loài th?c v?t Vi?t Nam 2: 1-1203. Hà N?i : Nhà xu?t b?n Nông nghi?p.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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