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This species is accepted, and its native range is Trinidad to N. South America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

French Guiana, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Tabernaemontana attenuata (Miers) Urb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1991 Hostmann [1314], Surinam K000587797 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1991 Hostmann [1314], Suriname K000587796 isolectotype

First published in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 13: 471 (1915)

Accepted by

  • Cheeseman, E.E. in Williams, R.O. (1947). Apocynaceae Flora of Trinidad and Tobago 2(3): 144-162. Government Printing Office, Port-of-Spain.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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 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 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