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This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Sunda Islands (Timor), New Guinea, N. & NE. Australia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Lesser Sunda Is., New Guinea, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Diospyros humilis (R.Br.) F.Muell. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 29, 1921 Wight, R. [475], India K000792416
Jan 1, 1921 Bourdillon, T.F. [1372], India K000792415
Jan 1, 1921 Bourdillon, T.F. [1372], India K000792414
Jan 1, 1921 Wight, R. [475], India K000792417
Brown, R. [2835], Australia K000792750
Bennett, J.J. [s.n.], Australia K000792818
Brown, R. [2834], Australia K000792751

First published in Austral. Veg.: 35 (1867)

Accepted by

  • Jessup, L.W. (2014). A taxonomic revision of Diospyros L. (Ebenaceae) in Australia Austrobaileya 9: 155-197.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Diospyros vera.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Jessup, L.W. (2014). A taxonomic revision of Diospyros L. (Ebenaceae) in Australia Austrobaileya 9: 155-197.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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/
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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