Taxon: Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff. ex Hook. f. & Thomson) Martelli

Genus: Dillenia
Family: Dilleniaceae
Nomen number: 405518
Place of publication: Malesia 3:163. 1886, nom. cons.
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Wormia subsessilis Miq., nom. rej.
  • • based on Wormia suffruticosa Griff. ex Hook. f. & Thomson, nom. cons.
Name Verified on: 24-Jun-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Kalimantan, - Sumatra; Malaysia; Singapore

  • Naturalized:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Sri Lanka
    • Malesia: Indonesia - Java
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Jamaica

  • Cultivated:

    . cult.


  • Brummitt, R. K. 1998. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 47 (Taxon) 47:867.
  • Hoogland, R. D. & B. M. Wadhwa 1996. (1210) Proposal to conserve the name Wormia suffruticosa [=Dillenia suffruticosa] against Wormia subsessilis (Dilleniaceae) (Taxon) 45:130.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)


Check other web resources for Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff. ex Hook. f. & Thomson) Martelli :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.