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

Native to:

Cook Is., Fiji, Marquesas, New Caledonia, Pitcairn Is., Society Is., Tonga, Tuamotu, Tubuai Is., Vanuatu

Dianella adenanthera (G.Forst.) R.J.F.Hend. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
New Caledonia K000644262 Unknown type material
New Caledonia K000644263

First published in Austrobaileya 2: 421 (1988)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.
  • Smith, A.C. (1991). Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 5: 1-626. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.
  • Sykes, W.R. (2016). Flora of the Cook Islands: 1-973. National Tropical Botanical Garden, Hawaii.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Brown, F.B.H. (1931). Flora of Southeastern Polynesia Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin 84: 1-194.
  • St.John, H. (1987). An account of the Flora of Pitcairn Island with new Pandanus species: 1-65. St.John, Honolulu.

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/
© 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 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