Dracaena elliptica Thunb. & Dalm.

First published in Dracaena: 6 (1808)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Assam China (S. Guangxi) and Malesia. It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, Jawa, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Hộ, P.-H. (1993). Câycỏ Việtnam. An Illustrated flora of Vietnam 3(2): 603-1176. Pham-hoang Ho, Montréal.
  • 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.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hộ, P.-H. (1993). Câycỏ Việtnam. An Illustrated flora of Vietnam 3(2): 603-1176. Pham-hoang Ho, Montréal.
  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 20, 1999 Kessler, P.J.A. [PK2524], Kalimantan K000401687 No
Jan 1, 1998 Yii, P.C. [S.56952], Sarawak K000401715 No
Dec 1, 1997 Laman, T.G. [TL635], Kalimantan K000401685 No
Dec 1, 1997 Laman, T.G. [TL779], Kalimantan K000401686 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [7790], Thailand K000401432 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [15437], Thailand K000401438 Yes
Feb 1, 1997 van Beusekom, C.F. [876], Thailand K000401450 No
Feb 1, 1997 Awa, D. [S.47074], Sarawak K000401711 No
Feb 1, 1997 Rusdy E. Nasution [70], Sumatera K000401662 No
Feb 1, 1997 Endert, F.H. [3646], Indonesia K000401678 No
Feb 1, 1997 Laman, T.G. [TL137], Kalimantan K000401684 No
Feb 1, 1997 Clemens, J. [Herbarium no.21896], Sarawak K000401691 No
Feb 1, 1997 Lajangah, J.K. [SAN33055], Sabah K000401736 No
Feb 1, 1997 Nordin Gansau [46301], Sabah K000401770 No
Feb 1, 1997 Enggoh [10542] K000401732 No
Feb 1, 1997 Hashim, A. [33482], Sabah K000401738 No
Feb 1, 1997 Cockburn, P.F. [FRI8190], Malaysia K000401351 No
Feb 1, 1997 Suppiah, T. [Kep. Field No.104995], Malaysia K000401347 No
Feb 1, 1997 Clemens, J. [3989], Indo-China K000401464 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A. [18081A], Thailand K000401443 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [15275], Thailand K000401437 No
Feb 1, 1997 Charoenphol, C. [3681], Thailand K000401452 No
Feb 1, 1997 Cockburn, P.F. [FRI7801], Malaysia K000401350 No
Feb 1, 1997 Cowan, J.M. [s.n.], Bangladesh K000401231 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [12398], Thailand K000401434 Yes
Feb 1, 1997 Kostermans [s.n.], Jawa K000401672 No
Feb 1, 1997 Murton [79], Thailand K000401430 No
Feb 1, 1997 van Beusekom, C.F. [5a], Thailand K000401448 No
Feb 1, 1997 Clemens, J. [7717], Sarawak K000401690 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [21715], Malaysia K000401341 No
Feb 1, 1997 Ilias Paie [13555], Sarawak K000401720 No
Feb 1, 1997 Tai, H. [42539], Sabah K000401741 No
Feb 1, 1997 van Beusekom, C.F. [795], Thailand K000401449 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [16934], Thailand K000401439 No
Feb 1, 1997 Soejatmi [3], Indonesia K000401671 No
Feb 1, 1997 Pierre, L. [127], Vietnam K000401463 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [7547], Thailand K000401431 No
Feb 1, 1997 Ilias Paie [S.25288], Sarawak K000401721 No
Feb 1, 1997 Mikil, G. [SAN37710], Sabah K000401739 No
Feb 1, 1997 Kerr, A.F.G. [8169], Thailand K000401433 No
Feb 1, 1997 Pierre, L. [127], Vietnam K000401462 No
Feb 1, 1997 Mikil, G. [SAN37710], Sabah K000401740 No
Sep 1, 1996 Runi, Julaihi, Banyeng [S.73347], Sarawak K000401719 No
Jan 1, 1996 Fidilis [SAN105264], Sabah K000401752 No
Jan 1, 1996 Fidilis [SAN105264], Sabah K000401753 No
Jan 1, 1995 Sandford, A.E. [Ash2622], Ethiopia K000522724 No
Jan 1, 1995 Sandford, A.E. [Ash2622], Ethiopia K000522723 No
Jan 1, 1994 Ambriansyah [A.A.517], Kalimantan K000401680 No
Jan 1, 1992 McDonald [3420], Jawa K000401673 No
Oct 27, 1989 Lee, B. [S.54063], Sarawak K000401712 No
Jan 1, 1986 Beaman, J.H. [10547], Sabah K000401751 No
Mar 1, 1985 Awa, D. [S.46760], Sarawak K000401709 No
Mar 1, 1985 Awa, D. [S.46760], Sarawak K000401707 No
Apr 24, 1984 Banyeng [S.45041], Sarawak K000401708 No
Jan 1, 1982 Ilias and Jugah [S.38649], Sarawak K000401706 No
Jan 1, 1982 Lee, B. [S.38627], Sarawak K000401705 No
Feb 1, 1979 Cockburn, P.F. [FRI7791], Malaysia K000401349 No
Feb 1, 1979 s.coll. [s.n.] K000523768 No
Jan 3, 1975 Tong, S. [S.34921], Sarawak K000401703 No
Jan 3, 1975 James [S.34462], Sarawak K000401702 No
Jan 3, 1975 Tong, S. [S.34921], Sarawak K000401704 No
Jan 1, 1973 s.coll. [s.n.] K000523694 No
Apr 1, 1972 Anderson, J.A.R. [S.31622], Sarawak K000401701 No
Apr 1, 1965 Anderson, J.A.R. [S.20979], Sarawak K000401698 No
Jan 1, 1960 Collins, D.J. [1731], Thailand K000401435 No
Jan 1, 1960 Put [3563], Thailand K000401447 No
Jan 1, 1960 Jilimin, P. [SAN17787], Sabah K000401733 No
Sep 1, 1953 J. v. Borssum Waalkes [233], Jawa K000401677 No
Jan 1, 1931 Bakhuizen v. d. Brink [7615], Jawa K000401665 No
Jan 1, 1926 Lütjeharms, W.J. [3813], Sumatera K000401659 No
Jan 1, 1926 Lütjeharms, W.J. [4653], Sumatera K000401660 No
Jan 1, 1926 Lütjeharms, W.J. [4869], Sumatera K000401661 No
Jan 1, 1919 Bünnemeyer [4346], Sumatera K000401657 No
Jan 1, 1918 Amdjah [119], Jawa K000401666 No
Jan 1, 1918 Bünnemeyer [1348] K000401674 No
Maingay, A.C. [3174], Peninsular Malaysia K000292050 Unknown type material Yes
Kurz, W.S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000400081 Unknown type material Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401226 No
Gamble, J.S. [7798], Bangladesh K000401228 No
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Singapore K000401337 No
Corner, E.J.H. [SFN32758], Malaysia K000401342 No
Zainuddin Sohadi [FRI17927], Malaysia K000401354 No
Chan, Y.C. [FRI25079], Malaysia K000401355 No
Saw, L.G. [FRI36481], Malaysia K000401357 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [17483], Thailand K000401440 No
Larsen, K. [33093], Thailand K000401453 No
Bansok, R. [58], Cambodia K000401459 No
Tsang, W.T. [27430], Indo-China K000401465 No
Beaman, J.H. [11981], Sarawak K000401717 No
Curtis, C. [76], Sumatera K000401652 No
Curtis [s.n.], Sumatera K000401653 No
Robinson, H.C. [s.n.], Sumatera K000401656 No
Motley, J. [202], Kalimantan K000401675 syntype Yes
Kostermans [4043], Borneo K000401676 No
Ambriansyah [A.A.737], Kalimantan K000401681 No
Albertus [AL16], Kalimantan K000401688 No
Purseglove, J.W. [P.5002], Sarawak K000401695 No
Anderson, J.A.R. [S.25423], Sarawak K000401700 No
Nangkat, N. [NN300], Brunei K000401725 No
Dransfield, J. [JD7134], Brunei K000401726 No
Osman, H.H. [HUS2], Brunei K000401727 No
Clemens, J. [30047], Sabah K000401730 No
Puasa-Angian [3888], Sabah K000401731 No
Madani, L. [35033], Sabah K000401737 No
Kodoh [53264], Sabah K000401742 No
Dewol Sundaling [SAN80172], Sabah K000401745 No
Aban Gibot [SAN83225], Sabah K000401746 No
Madani, L. [SAN87170], Sabah K000401748 No
Amin Gambating [SAN95144], Sabah K000401749 No
Martin [SAN103685], Sabah K000401750 No
Madani, L. [SAN133914], Sabah K000401761 No
Dius Tadong [149], Sabah K000401763 No
Decary, M. [5571], Madagascar K000523432 No
Baron, R. [5952], Madagascar K000523434 No
Baron, R. [2724], Madagascar K000523436 No
Lam en Meeuse [5661], Madagascar K000523439 No
Dorr, L.J. [3327], Madagascar K000523440 No
Schatz, G.E. [1222], Madagascar K000523441 No
Schatz, G.E. [1222], Madagascar K000523442 No
Rabevohitra, R. [2050], Madagascar K000523443 No
Patsipun [S.79942], Sarawak K000523663 No
Aban Gibot [SAN81072], Sabah K000401747 No
Whitmore, T.C. [FRI3682], Malaysia K000401346 No
Spanoghe [s.n.], Jawa K000401667 No
Dewol [SAN108813], Sabah K000401754 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [14885A], Thailand K000401467 Yes
Bansok, R. [13], Cambodia K000401457 No
Put [602] K000401468 No
Cockburn, P.F. [FRI7067], Malaysia K000401348 No
Ridsdale, C.E. [1945], Sabah K000401758 No
Wong, K.M. [WKM2739], Sabah K000401771 No
Ambriansyah [A.A.1939], Kalimantan K000401683 No
Sugau, J.B. [SIP-B94], Sabah K000204334 No
Kerr, A [19342], Thailand K000401444 No
Baron, R. [2720], Madagascar K000523438 No
Bakhuizen v. d. Brink [6560], Jawa K000401663 No
Beaman, J.H. [12104], Sarawak K000401718 No
Friis, I. [9485], Ethiopia K000522729 No
Dewol Sundaling [SAN134959], Sabah K000401762 No
Sani Samuling [SS12], Sabah K000401767 No
Wong, K.M. [WKM2368], Sabah K000401765 No
Holttum, R.E. [SFN10656], Malaysia K000401339 No
Bakhuizen v. d. Brink [6560], Jawa K000401664 No
Dr. King's Collector [4167], Malaysia K000401335 No
Joseph, B. [SAN120891], Sabah K000401755 No
Baron, R. [2726], Madagascar K000523433 No
Hooker, J.D. [832], India K000401224 No
Saw, L.G. [FRI37731], Malaysia K000401356 No
Clemens, J. [Herbarium no.22127], Sarawak K000401692 No
Ariffin Kalat [BRUN15732], Brunei K000401728 No
Haviland, G.D. [3124], Borneo K000401729 No
Ridsdale, C.E. [1945], Sabah K000401757 No
Hanse, B. [11362], Thailand K000401469 No
Ag. Amin Sigun [SAN126168], Sabah K000401760 No
Parish [161] K000523693 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [17706], Thailand K000401441 No
Chew, W.L. [66], Sabah K000401734 No
Suppiah, T. [FRI17773], Malaysia K000401352 No
Matami Rumutom [MR267], Sabah K000401768 No
Gilbert, M.G. [83], Ethiopia K000522725 No
Bansok, R. [58], Cambodia K000401460 No
Beccari, O. [790], Sumatera K000401655 No
Nur, Md. [SFN11670], Malaysia K000401340 No
Bakar, A. [SAN27707], Sabah K000401735 No
Corradi, R. [4589], Ethiopia K000522721 No
Pearce, K.G. [S 93430], Sarawak K000204335 No
Jacobs, M. [4931], Indonesia K000401670 No
Put [3031], Thailand K000401446 No
Ag. Amin [SAN126828], Sabah K000401756 No
Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [14242], Madagascar K000523445 No
Larsen, K. [33496], Thailand K000401454 No
Wong, K.M. [WKM2368], Sabah K000401766 No
Meijer, W. [SAN22924], Sabah K000401743 Yes
Bansok, R. [13], Cambodia K000401458 No
van Beusekom, Charoenpol, C. [1732], Thailand K000401451 Yes
Shing, L.H. [FRI19167], Malaysia K000401353 No
Kerr, A. [18081], Thailand K000401442 No
Friis, I. [8659], Ethiopia K000522728 No
Geesink, R. [6537], Thailand K000401456 No
Marsden [s.n.], Sumatera K000401654 No
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401222 No
Mohtar, A. [S.47238], Sarawak K000401710 No
Yii, P.C. [S.61327], Sarawak K000401714 No
Ilias Paie [8318], Sarawak K000401694 No
Daim Andau [DA980], Sabah K000401769 No
Friis, I. [2649], Ethiopia K000522726 No
Schatz, G.E. [3066], Madagascar K000523444 No
Chantaranothai, P [1287], Thailand K000523520 Yes
Au, J. [S.16775], Sarawak K000401696 No
Hullett, R.W. [768], Peninsular Malaysia K000401332 No
Doinis Soibeh [DS240], Sabah K000401764 No
Damin Rokiman [SAN61231], Sabah K000401744 No
Baron, R. [5718], Madagascar K000523423 No
Yii [S.60570], Sarawak K000401716 No
Sands, M.J.S. [5239], Brunei K000401724 No
Kiah [SFN32421], Malaysia K000401343 No
Hooker, J.D. [446] K000401221 No
Baron, R. [1645], Madagascar K000523435 No
Griffith [Herb. EIC5869], India K000401227 No
Chantaranothai, P [1526], Thailand K000523513 Yes
Kurz, S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000401229 No
Wong, K.M. [WKM1502], Brunei K000401723 No
Dewol Sundaling [SAN129495], Sabah K000401759 No
Hoffmann, P. [30], Madagascar K000523446 No
Haron, O. [S.21315], Sarawak K000401697 No
Church, A.C. [2287], Kalimantan K000401682 No
Larsen, K. [33511], Thailand K000401455 No
Boyce, P. [FFI PA63], Cambodia K000401461 No
Yii, P.C. [S.61327], Sarawak K000401713 No
Hooker, J.D. [832], India K000401225 No
Beccari, O. [551], Sarawak K000401689 No
Forman, L.L. [162], Indonesia K000401668 No
Sibat ak. Luang [S.23647], Sarawak K000401699 No
Meijer, W. [SAN22924], Sabah K000401796 No
Gomez, W. [5147], Bangladesh K000401220 Yes
Baron, R. [2572], Madagascar K000523437 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [20250], Thailand K000401445 No
Friis, I. [8659], Ethiopia K000522727 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [14871], Thailand K000401436 Yes
Purseglove, J.W. [P.4756], Sarawak K000401693 No
Brunt, M. [3077], Ethiopia K000522730 No
Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Singapore K000401338 No
Jacobs, M. [4931], Indonesia K000401669 No
Burley, J.S. [3085], Kalimantan K000401679 No
Wong, K.M. [WKM927], Brunei K000401722 No
Dr. King's Collector [4167], Malaysia K000401336 No
Kiah [SFN32421], Malaysia K000401344 No
Tsang, W.T. [291?1], Indo-China K000401466 No
Burkill, H.M. [HMB1887], Malaysia K000401345 No
Lörzing, J.A. [11894], Sumatera K000401658 No
Ridley, H.N. [3150], Peninsular Malaysia K000401333 No
Kurz, S. [26008] K000401230 No
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000401223 No
Bally [s.n.] K000522722 No
Porter, G. [Cat. no. 5148], Malaysia Dracaena maculata K001104929 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5148], Singapore Dracaena maculata K001104930 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Dracaena javanica K000523736 No

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