Trevia nudiflora L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1193 (1753)
This name is a synonym of Mallotus nudiflorus

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Kulju, K.K.M., Sierra, S.E.C. & van Welzen, P.C. (2007). Re-shaping Mallotus [part 2]: inclusion of Neotrewia, Octospermum and Trewia in Mallotus s.s. (Euphorbiaceae s.s.). Blumea 52: 115-136. [Cited as Mallotus nudiflorus.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun. [Cited as Trewia nudiflora.]
  • Chakrabarty, T. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2009). The family Euphorbiaceae in Sikkim state, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 483-539. [Cited as Trewia nudiflora.]
  • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Trewia nudiflora.]
  • van Welzen, P.C. & Chayamarit, K. (2007). Flora of Thailand 8(2): 305-592. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok. [Cited as Trewia nudiflora.]

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

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