Bergera koenigii L.

First published in Mant. Pl.: 565 (1767)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Indian Subcontinent to China (S. Yunnan, Guangdong) and Peninsula Malaysia (Langkawi), S. Hainan. It is a shrub and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Laos, Malaya, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Andaman Is., Christmas I., Fiji, Jawa, Laccadive Is., Maldives, Nicobar Is., Sumatera

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Esser, H.-J. (2021). Taxonomic notes on the Rutaceae of Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 49: 27-31.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2. Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra. [Cited as Murraya koenigii.]
  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Murraya koenigii.]
  • Toyama, H. & al. (2013). Inventory of the woody flora in Permanent plats of Kampong Thom and Kompong Chhnang provinces, Cambodia. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 64: 45-105. [Cited as Murraya koenigii.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ananda Rao, T. & Ellis, J.L. (1995). Flora of Lakshadweep islands off the Malabar coast, peninsular India, with emphasis on phytogeographical distribution of plants. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 19: 235-250.
  • Choudhary, R.K., Srivastava, R.C., Das, A.K. & Lee, J. (2012). Floristic diversity assessment and vegetation analysis of Upper Siang district of eastern Himalaya in North East India. Korean Journal of Plant Taxonomy 42: 222-246.
  • Dassanayake (ed.) (1985). A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 5: 1-476. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Esser, H.-J. (2021). Taxonomic notes on the Rutaceae of Thailand. Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 49: 27-31.
  • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2. Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
  • Maliya, S.D. & Datt, B. (2010). A contribution to the flora of Katarniyaghat wildlife sanctuary, Baharaich district, Uttar Pradesh. Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 34: 42-68.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.
  • 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.
  • Sarmah, K.K. & Borthakur, S.K. (2009). A checklist of angiospermic plants of Manas national park in Assam, India. Pleione 3: 190-200.
  • Smith, A.C. (1985). Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 3: 1-758. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.
  • Stutz, L.-C. (1982). Herborisation 1981 aux îles Maldives. Candollea 37: 599-631.
  • Toyama, H. & al. (2013). Inventory of the woody flora in Permanent plats of Kampong Thom and Kompong Chhnang provinces, Cambodia. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 64: 45-105.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Science Press (Beijing) & 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?
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] K001123701 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] K001123702 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] K001123699 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 6370], India K001123700 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] K001123703 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370], India Chalcas koenigii K000382485 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] Chalcas koenigii K000382490 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] Chalcas koenigii K000382484 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] Chalcas koenigii K000382483 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 Gomez, W. [Cat. no. 6370], Bangladesh Chalcas koenigii K000382489 Yes
Jan 1, 1928 s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] Chalcas koenigii K000382482 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6370] Chalcas koenigii K000382487 Yes
Winit [849], Thailand Murraya siamensis K000382432 Unknown type material Yes

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    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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