Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.

Koompassia excelsa (Becc.) Taub.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Thailand to W. & Central Malesia.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Tree

[ILDIS]
Use
Environmental, Wood

Native to:

Borneo, Malaya, Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand

Koompassia excelsa (Becc.) Taub. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Beccari, O. [1818], Sarawak K000789111 Yes
Scortechini, B. [1996], Peninsular Malaysia K000789112 Yes
Lörzing, J.A. [13095], Indonesia K001129523 Yes
Foxworthy, F.W. [s.n.], Sarawak K000789109 Yes
Beccari, O. [1818], Sarawak K000789110 Yes
Enggah [7269], Malaysia K001129521 Yes
Enggah [7269], Malaysia K001129522 Yes

First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(3): 156 (1892)

Accepted by

  • Choo, Le Min (2020). Personal communication on Fabaceae, Dialioideae - Asian. 1 Singapore Botanic Garden.
  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lock, J.M. & Ford, C.S. (2004). Legumes of Malesia a Check-List: 1-295. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lock, J.M. & Heald, J. (1994). Legumes of Indo-China a checck-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Cockburn, P. F. (1976). Trees of Sabah 1:Sabah Forest Record No. 10, Forest Dept. Sabah
  • Corner, E. J. H (1952). Wayside trees of Malaya (2nd ed.) Singapore.
  • Larsen, K. et al. (1984). Flora of Thailand, Vol 4 Part 1. In: T. Smithinand & K. Larsen
  • Whitmore, T. C. (1972). Tree Flora of Malaya, Vol. 1. London: Longman

  • Art and Illustrations in Digifolia

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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