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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical Asia.
Diospyros malabarica

Native to:

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

Introduced into:

Trinidad-Tobago

Diospyros malabarica (Desr.) Kostel. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hochreutiner, B.P.G. [73] Diospyros siamensis K000792527 Unknown type material
Hochreutiner, B.P.G. [73] Diospyros siamensis K000792528 Unknown type material

First published in Allg. Med.-Pharm. Fl. 3: 1099 (1834)

Accepted by

  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • 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

  • 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.

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