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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sri Lanka.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Sri Lanka

Pittosporum ceylanicum Wight appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Dec 10, 1973 [Wight, R.] [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000356475 holotype
Oct 12, 1973 [Wight] [s.n.], Sri Lanka K000356474 Unknown type material

First published in Ill. Ind. Bot. 1: 173 (1839)

Accepted by

  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1981). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 2: 1-511. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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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