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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Asia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Thailand, Vietnam

Diospyros montana Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 2012 I Made Maduarta [IMM 098], Lesser Sunda Is. K000734281
Jun 1, 2010 Middleton, D. et al. [847], Thailand K000639278
Feb 1, 1971 Kanjilal, U. [1135], India K000792303
Feb 1, 1971 Kanjilal, U. [1150], India K000792302
Jan 1, 1971 Ritchie, D. [s.n.] K000792314
Jan 1, 1971 Kanjilal, U. [1135], India K000792309 syntype
Jan 1, 1971 Wallich, N. [4115] K000792307
Jan 1, 1971 Gamble, J.S. [10614], India K000792311 syntype
Jan 1, 1971 Kanjilal, U. [1150], India K000792310 syntype
Jan 1, 1971 Gamble, J.S. [13657], India K000792312 syntype
Jan 1, 1971 Ritchie, D. [972] K000792313
Jan 1, 1971 Kerr, A.F.G. [10976], Thailand K000792536 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1971 Brown, R. [2827], Australia K000792759
Law, J.S. [s.n.] K000792304
Kerr, A.F.G. [10976], Thailand K000792537 Unknown type material
Roxburgh, W. [s.n.] K000792301
Hohenacker, R.F. [389], India K000792305 isotype
Canrey, W. [s.n.] K000792308 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4138], Myanmar Diospyros heterophylla K001038230
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116], India Diospyros cordifolia K001038168
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4116], India Diospyros cordifolia K001038170
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038171
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038172
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038167
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038166
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038174
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116] Diospyros cordifolia K001038165
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 4116], India Diospyros cordifolia K001038173
s.coll. [Cat. no. 4116], India Diospyros cordifolia K001038169
Forester [3827], Thailand Diospyros pubicalyx K001089523 Unknown type material
Kerr, A.F.G. [8326], Thailand Diospyros bracteata K000792558 Unknown type material

First published in Pl. Coromandel 1: 37 (1795)

Accepted by

  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • 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.
  • Sultana, M., Rahman, M.O., Begum, M. & Hassan, M.A. (2010). Diospyros albiflora Alston (Ebenaceae): A new Angiospermic record for Bangladesh Bangladesh Journal of Botany 39: 249-251.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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