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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to S. China and Sumatera.
Clerodendrum indicum

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Alabama, Borneo, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Florida, Georgia, Jawa, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maluku, Marianas, Mississippi, New Caledonia, Samoa, Society Is., South Carolina, Sulawesi, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.

Clerodendrum indicum (L.) Kuntze appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 11, 2010 Wray, L. Jr. [3170], Malaysia K000249536
Mar 11, 2010 Ridley, H.N. [s.n.], Singapore K000249534
Mar 11, 2010 Gwynne Vaughan, D.T. [487], Thailand K000249535
Jan 1, 1957 Borssum Waalkes, J. van [1707], Indonesia K000785410
Motley, J. [s.n.], Indonesia K000785414
Ploem, C. [s.n.], Indonesia K000785407
Teo, L.E. [537], Malaysia K000249533
Polak, E. [701], Indonesia K000785413
Horsfield, T. [s.n.], Indonesia K000785408
Horsfield, T. [1405], Indonesia K000785409
Winterbottom [s.n.], Indonesia K000785411
Winterbottom [s.n.], Indonesia K000785412

First published in Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 586 (1891)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Bramley, G.L.C. (2019). Flora Malesiana 23: 1-444. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Turner, I.M. (1995 publ. 1997). A catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Malaya Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 47(2): 347-655.
  • Wearn, J.A. & Mabberley, D.J. (2011). Clerodendrum (Lamiaceae) in Borneo Systematic Botany 36: 1050-1061.
  • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Fosberg, F.R., Sachet, M.-H., Oliver, R. (1979). A geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae Micronesica; Journal of the College of Guam 15: 41-295.
  • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
  • Wearn, J.A. & Mabberley, D.J. (2011). Clerodendrum (Lamiaceae) in Borneo Systematic Botany 36: 1050-1061.
  • Welsh, S.L. (1998). Flora Societensis: 1-420. E.P.S. Inc. Utah.

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