1. Family: Lauraceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cinnamomum Schaeff.
      1. Cinnamomum cassia (L.) J.Presl

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast

    Introduced into:

    Bangladesh, Cambodia, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Trinidad-Tobago, Vietnam

    Cinnamomum cassia (L.) J.Presl appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1988 Ford, C. [s.n.], China K000576048
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2583], Malaysia Laurus malabathrum K001116500
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116504
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116505
    Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116506
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116501
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116502
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2583] Laurus malabathrum K001116503
    Rottler, J.P. [s.n.], Indian Subcontinent Neolitsea cassia K000815510
    Jan 1, 1978 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa Cinnamomum aromaticum K000350934 Unknown type material
    De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 2580] Laurus cassia K001116493
    s.coll. [Cat. no. 2580] Laurus cassia K001116492

    First published in F.Berchtold & J.S.Presl, Prir. Rostlin 2: 44 (1825)

    Accepted by

    • Z.Wu & P.H.Raven (eds) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2008). Menispermaceae through Capparaceae Flora of China 7: 1-499. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • 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.
    • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
    • GBIF (2008-continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
    • Z.Wu & P.H.Raven (eds) in Flora of China Editorial Committee (2008). Menispermaceae through Capparaceae Flora of China 7: 1-499. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    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