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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to Indo-China.
Litsea laeta

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Thailand

Litsea laeta (Nees) Trimen appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Wallich, N. [2541], Bangladesh K000357525 isotype
Wallich, N. [2541], Bangladesh K000793221 isotype
Wallich, N. [2541], Sikkim K000793222
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 2541] Tetranthera laeta K001116385
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Bangladesh Litsea thomsonii K000357540 Unknown type material
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Bangladesh Litsea thomsonii K000793223

First published in Syst. Cat. Fl. Pl. Ceylon: 76 (1885)

Accepted by

  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (1984). Flora of Bhutan 1(2): 189-462. 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.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Ngernsaengsaruay, C., Middleton, D.J. & Chayamarit, K. (2011). A revision of the genus Litsea Lam. (Lauraceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 39: 40-119.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Ngernsaengsaruay, C., Middleton, D.J. & Chayamarit, K. (2011). A revision of the genus Litsea Lam. (Lauraceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 39: 40-119.

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

Kew Science Photographs
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