1. Family: Rubiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rennellia Korth.
      1. Rennellia speciosa (Wall. ex Kurz) Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nicobar Islands, S. Myanmar to Malaya.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Malaya, Myanmar, Nicobar Is., Thailand

    Rennellia speciosa (Wall. ex Kurz) Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1988 Wallich, N. [8436], India K000763844 isotype
    Jan 1, 1988 Wallich, N. [8436], India K000763843 isotype
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 8436], Myanmar Morinda speciosa K001125510

    First published in Fl. Brit. India 3: 158 (1880)

    Accepted by

    • Shimpale, V.B., Yadav, S.R. & Babu, C.R. (2006). Rennellia Korth. (Rubiaceae): a new generic record for India from Great Nicobar island Rheedea 16: 71-72.
    • Chamchumroon, V. & Puff, C. (2003). The Rubiaceae of Ko Chang, south-eastern Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 31: 13-26.
    • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Shimpale, V.B., Yadav, S.R. & Babu, C.R. (2006). Rennellia Korth. (Rubiaceae): a new generic record for India from Great Nicobar island Rheedea 16: 71-72.

    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