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This species is accepted, and its native range is Pakistan to S. China and Indo-China, Borneo (Brunei).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Laos, Myanmar, Pakistan, Thailand, Vietnam

Celastrus monospermus Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 16, 2006 Hansen [12665], Thailand K000271708
Aug 16, 2006 Bygrave [109], Thailand K000271709
Wallich [s.n.], Sikkim K000669779
Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 7009] K001126555
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4311] K001038685
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 4311] K001038684
Champion [45], Hong Kong Celastrus benthamii K000669789
Wright [92], Hong Kong Celastrus benthamii K000669791
Champion [s.n.], Hong Kong Celastrus benthamii K000669788
Champion [s.n.], Hong Kong Celastrus benthamii K000669790

First published in Fl. Ind. 2: 394 (1824)

Accepted by

  • Chakrabarthy, T. (2010). The family Celastraceae in Sikkim state, India - A synopsis Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 34: 793-797.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. 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.
  • 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.
  • Santisuk, T. & Larsen, K. (eds.) (2010). Flora of Thailand 10(2): 141-198. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Savinov, I.A. (2020). Four new records of Celastraceae for Brunei Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 72: 59-63.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.
  • Santisuk, T. & Larsen, K. (eds.) (2010). Flora of Thailand 10(2): 141-198. The Forest Herbarium, Royal Forest Department.
  • Savinov, I.A. (2020). Four new records of Celastraceae for Brunei Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 72: 59-63.

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