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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sumatera to Jawa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Philippines, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Gaultheria leucocarpa Blume appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 1, 2009 van Balgooy, M.M.J. [7227], Malaysia K000517798
Sep 1, 2009 Whitmore [FRI 15413], Malaysia K000517799
Sep 1, 2009 Whitmore [FRI 870], Malaysia K000517800
Apr 1, 1956 s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000780333 Unknown type material

First published in Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind.: 856 (1826)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • 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.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.

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.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(1): 1-346.

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