Commiphora madagascariensis Jacq.

First published in Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 66 (1797)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tanzania. It is a scrambling shrub or tree and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Tanzania

Introduced into:

Assam, Bangladesh, India, Mauritius

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Gillett, J.B. (1991). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Burseraceae: 1-94.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mao, A.A. & Dash, S.S. (2020). Flowering Plants of India an Annotated Checklist (Dicotyledons) 1: 1-970. Botanical Survey of India.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Engl. in A. Engler, Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 48: 459, 478 (1912).
  • Engl. in DC., Monogr. Phan. 4: 11 (1883), as ‘ madagascariensis ’
  • Jacq., Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 66, t. 249 (1797).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1959 Wallich, N. [8498] India K000651688 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 8498] Balsamodendrum roxburghii K001125704 Unknown Type Material Yes

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  • IUCN Categories

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