Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Saraca L.

Saraca thaipingensis Cantley ex Prain

This species is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to Peninsula Malaysia, Jawa, New Guinea.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Tree
Vernacular
Yellow Saraca

[ILDIS]
Use
Environmental, Miscellaneous

Native to:

Cambodia, Jawa, Malaya, Myanmar, New Guinea, Thailand, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, Trinidad-Tobago

Saraca thaipingensis Cantley ex Prain appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
May 1, 1988 Dr. King's Collector [2768], Peninsular Malaysia K000780043 isosyntype Yes
Lobb, T. [s.n.], Jawa K000780030 Yes

First published in J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 66: 211 (1897)

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.
  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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 check-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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.
  • Chou, S., Chhnang, P. & Kim, Y. (2016). A Checklist for the Seed Plants of Cambodia: 1-272. National Institute of Biological Resources, Korea.
  • Kumar, S. & Sane, P.V. (2003). Legumes of South Asia. A Checklist: 1-536. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 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 check-list: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Khatun, R. B. (1987). Tree Legumes of Bangladesh
  • Larsen, K. et al. (1984). Flora of Thailand, Vol 4 Part 1. In: T. Smithinand & K. Larsen
  • Verdcourt, B. (1979). A Manual of New Guinea Legumes. Office of Forests, Lae, PNG
  • Zuijderhoudt, G. F. P. (1968). Blumea 15:413-425. A revision of the genus Saraca

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

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