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Taxon: Magnolia pterocarpa Roxb.

Genus: Magnolia subgenus: Magnolia section: Gwillimia
Family: Magnoliaceae subfamily: Magnolioideae
Nomen number: 23131
Place of publication: Pl. Coromandel 3:62, t. 266. 1820 ("1819")
Name verified on: 03-Sep-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Apr-2007
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).


Distributional range:

    Indian Subcontinent: India - Assam, Meghalaya, Sikkim, West Bengal; Nepal
    Indo-China: Myanmar [possibly]; Thailand [possibly]


  • Callaway, D. J. 1994. The world of magnolias.
  • Frodin, D. G. & R. Govaerts. 1996. World checklist and bibliography of Magnoliaceae.
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984–. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  • Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993–. Flora of India.

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  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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