Family:
Myrtaceae Juss.

Syzygium polyanthum (Wight) Walp.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Indo-China to W. & Central Malesia.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Borneo, Cambodia, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nicobar Is., Philippines, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Syzygium polyanthum (Wight) Walp. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 1, 2017 Madani, L. et al. [SAN 114575], Sabah K001273520 Yes
Apr 27, 2009 Nguyen, V.D. et al. [HNK 1824(TU 623)], Vietnam K000565414 Yes
Apr 1, 2009 Kusen [csc 3175], Malaya K000565392 Yes
Apr 1, 2009 Samad [FRI 40367], Malaya K000565404 Yes
Mar 30, 2009 Kamarudin [FRI 31437], Malaya K000565333 Yes
Feb 1, 2009 Boyce [FFI PA 118], Cambodia K000565231 Yes
Jun 1, 2006 Sidiyasa [2557], Indonesia K000276144 Yes
Aug 31, 2004 Niyomdham [6496], Thailand K000171775 Yes
Aug 31, 2004 Julaihi et al. [76996], Sarawak K000171795 Yes
Aug 31, 2004 Azmi, R. et al. [581], Sabah K000171796 Yes
Aug 31, 2004 Christensen [1068], Sarawak K000171797 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Laman, T.G. et al. [920], Kalimantan K000171121 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Kalat [17271], Brunei K000171118 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Christensen [270], Sarawak K000171116 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Burley, J.S. et al. [2542], Kalimantan K000171114 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 McDonald [4917], Kalimantan K000171119 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Christensen [1014], Sarawak K000171117 Yes
Jul 28, 2004 Mahyar [894], Kalimantan K000171115 Yes
Walker, J.S. [DB104], Indonesia 73128.000 No
Kiah, M.S. [32413], Peninsular Malaysia K000786980 holotype Yes
Cuming, H. [1308], Philippines K000800325 Yes
s.coll. [13047], Philippines K000800326 Yes
Wallich, N. [s.n.] K000821426 Yes
Griffith, W. [s.n.], Myanmar K000821456 isotype Yes
Griffith, W. [s.n.], Myanmar K000821454 isotype Yes
Horsfield, T. [154], Jawa K000800088 Yes
Griffith, W. [s.n.], Myanmar K000821455 isotype Yes
Horsfield, T. [12], Jawa K000800087 Yes
Kiah, M.S. [32413], Peninsular Malaysia K000786979 Unknown type material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000800086 Yes
s.coll. [2532], Peninsular Malaysia K000786978 Yes
Griffith, W. [2394], Myanmar K000821453 isotype Yes
Miquel, F.A.W. [s.n.], Jawa K000800085 Yes
Kiah, M.S. [32413], Peninsular Malaysia Syzygium polyanthum var. sessile K000786977 isotype Yes

First published in Repert. Bot. Syst. 2: 180 (1843)

Accepted by

  • Beaman, J.H. & Anderson, C. (2004). The Plants of Mount Kinabalu 5: 1-609. Natural history publications (Borneo), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • National Parks Board Singapore (2006). Vascular Plant Life Checklist Pulau Ubin www.nparks.gov.sg/nparks_cms/cms/cmsmgr/data/6/PlantChkList.xls.
  • Soh, W.K. & Parnell, J. (2015). A revision of Syzygium Gaertn. (Myrtaceae) in Indochina (Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam) Adansonia, sér. 3, 37: 179-275.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Soh, W.K. & Parnell, J. (2015). A revision of Syzygium Gaertn. (Myrtaceae) in Indochina (Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam) Adansonia, sér. 3, 37: 179-275.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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