Species Details : Melia azedarach L.

Accepted scientific name:
Melia azedarach L. (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Melia azedarach  L.
Synonyms:
Antelaea javanica Gaertn. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Antelaea javanica Gaertn.
Azedara speciosa Rafin. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Azedara speciosa Rafin.
Azedaraca amena Raf. (synonym)
Azedarach commelini Medic. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Azedarach commelini Medic.
Azedarach odoratum Noronha (synonym) 1 literature reference for Azedarach odoratum Noronha
Azedarach sempervirens (L.) Kuntze (synonym) 1 literature reference for Azedarach sempervirens (L.) Kuntze
Azedarach sempervirens var. australasica (A. Juss.) Kuntze (synonym) 1 literature reference for Azedarach sempervirens var. australasica (A. Juss.) Kuntze
Azedarach sempervirens var. dubia (Cav.) Kuntze (synonym)
Azedarach sempervirens var. glabrior (C. DC.) Kuntze (synonym)
Azedarach vulgaris Gomez de la Maza (synonym)
Melia angustifolia Schum. & Thonn. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia angustifolia Schum. & Thonn.
Melia argentea Buch.-Ham. ex Wall. (synonym)
Melia arguta DC. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia arguta DC.
Melia australasica Juss. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia australasica Juss.
Melia australis Sweet (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia australis Sweet
Melia azedarach var. acuminatissima Miq. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. australasica (Juss.) DC. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia azedarach var. australasica (Juss.) DC.
Melia azedarach var. biglandulosa Pierre (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. glabrior C. DC. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. glandulosa Pierre (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. incisa Miq. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. intermedia (Mak.) Mak. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. japonica (G. Don) Mak. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia azedarach var. japonica (G. Don) Mak.
Melia azedarach var. javanica Koord. & Valeton (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. sambucina (Bl.) Miq. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. sempervirens L. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. squamulosa C. DC. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. subtripinnata Miquel (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia azedarach var. subtripinnata Miquel
Melia azedarach var. toosendan (Sieb. & Zucc.) Mak. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. umbraculifera Knox & Sarg. (synonym)
Melia azedarach var. umbraculiformis Hort. (synonym)
Melia birmanica Kurz (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia birmanica Kurz
Melia bogoriensis Koord. & Valet. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia bogoriensis Koord. & Valet.
Melia bukayun Royle (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia bukayun Royle
Melia candollei Juss. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia candollei Juss.
Melia chinensis Siebold ex Miq. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia chinensis Siebold ex Miq.
Melia cochinchinensis M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia cochinchinensis M. Roem.
Melia commelini Medic. ex Steud. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia commelini Medic. ex Steud.
Melia composita Benth. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia composita Benth.
Melia composita Willd. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia composita Willd.
Melia dubia Cav. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia dubia Cav.
Melia flaccida Zipp. ex Span. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia flaccida Zipp. ex Span.
Melia florida Salisb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia florida Salisb.
Melia guineensis G. Don (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia guineensis G. Don
Melia hasskarlii K. Koch (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia hasskarlii K. Koch
Melia japonica G. Don (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia japonica G. Don
Melia japonica var. semperflorens Makino (synonym)
Melia javanica M. Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia javanica M. Roem.
Melia orientalis Roem. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia orientalis Roem.
Melia robusta Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia robusta Roxb.
Melia robusta Roxb. ex G. Don (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia robusta Roxb. ex G. Don
Melia sambucina Bl. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia sambucina Bl.
Melia sempervirens (L.) Sw. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia sempervirens (L.) Sw.
Melia superba Roxb. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia superba Roxb.
Melia toosendan Sieb. & Zucc. (synonym) 1 literature reference for Melia toosendan Sieb. & Zucc.
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Arbol del paraiso - -
China berry - -
Hog bush - -
Paternosterbaum - -
Persian Lilac - -
Pride of India - -
Chinaberrytree En -
Classification:
Kingdom Plantae CoL
Phylum Tracheophyta CoL
Class Magnoliopsida CoL
Order Sapindales CoL
Family Meliaceae World Plants
Genus Melia World Plants
Distribution: India (widespread), Pakistan (I), Jammu & Kashmir (Kashmir), Bangladesh, Myanmar [Burma] (Bago, Chin, Kachin, Magway, Sagaing, Shan, Yangon, Mon, Taninthayi), India, Andaman Isl., Nicobar Isl., Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, China (Anhui, Fujian, S-Gansu, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hainan, S-Hebei, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, S-Shaanxi, Shandong, S-Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang), Taiwan, SE-Tibet, Sumatra, Java, Philippines (Luzon, Negros, Mindanao), Lesser Sunda Isl. (Flores, Timor, Wetar), New Guinea, Australia (N-Western Australia, Northern Territory, South Australia (I), Victoria (I), Queensland, New South Wales), Christmas Isl. (Austr.), Solomon Isl., France (I), Malta (I), Sicily (I), Italy (I), former Slovenia (I), Croatia (I), Montenegro (I), Crete (I), Spain (I), Portugal (I), Canary Isl. (I) (Gran Canaria (I), Tenerife (I), Hierro (I), La Palma (I)), Cape Verde Isl. (I) (Santo Antao Isl. (I), Sao Vicente Isl. (I), Ilha de Sao Nicolau (I), Sal Isl. (I), Ilha da Boa Vista (I), Ilha de Sao Tiago (I), Fogo Isl. (I)), Morocco (c), Algeria (c), Tunisia (c), Libya (c), Anatolia (I), Israel / Jordania (I), Cyprus (I), European Russia (I), Transcaucasus (I), Turkmenistan (I), Uzbekistan (I), Iran (I), Afghanistan (I), Rhodos (I), Japan (I), Korea (I), South Africa (I) (widespread), Lesotho (I), Swaziland (I), Namibia (I), Angola (I), Seychelles (I), Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo) (I), Principe Isl. (I), Sao Tome (I), Madagascar (I), Bioko Isl. (Fernando Poo) (I), Sudan (I), Cameroon (I), Togo (I), Benin (I), Guinea (I), Burkina Faso (I), Central African Republic (I), Mozambique (I), Zambia (I), Zimbabwe (I), Botswana (I), Mauritius (I), La Runion (I), New Caledonia (I), Fiji (I), Norfolk Isl. (I), Pitcairn Isl. (I), Gambier Isl. (I) (Mangareva (I)), Austral Isl. (I) (Rurutu (I)), Bonin Isl. (Chichijima, Nakohdojima, Anijima, Otohtojima, Hahajima, Mukohjima, Imohtojima), Volcano Isl. (Kita-Iwojima, Iwojima, Minami-Iwojima), Cook Isl. (I) (Rarotonga (I)), Marquesas Isl. (I), Marshall Isl. (I) (Jaluit (I)), Micronesia (I) (Yap (I), Ulithi (I), Truk (I), Pohnpei (I)), Nauru (I), Niue (I), Palau Isl. (I), Society Isl. (I) (Tahiti (I), Raiatea (I), Tahaa (I)), Southern Marianas (I) (Saipan (I), Guam (I)), Tonga (I) ('Eua (I), Vava'u (I)), Hawaii (I) (Niihau (I), Kauai (I), Oahu (I), Molokai (I), Lanai (I), Maui (I), Hawaii Isl. (I)), Rotuma Isl. (I), USA (I) (Alabama (I), Arkansas (I), Arizona (I), California (I), Florida (I), Georgia (I), Louisiana (I), Missouri (I), Mississippi (I), North Carolina (I), New Mexico (I), New York (I), Oklahoma (I), South Carolina (I), Tennessee (I), Texas (I), Utah (I), Virginia (I)), Costa Rica (I), Galapagos Isl. (I), Jamaica (I), Cayman Isl. (I), Lesser Antilles (I) (St. Martin (I), St. Barts (I), Barbuda (I), Antigua (I), Saba (I), St. Eustatius (I), St. Kitts (I), Montserrat (I), Guadeloupe (I), Dominica (I), Martinique (I), St. Lucia (I), St. Vincent (I), Barbados (I)), Peru (I), Brazil (I), Colombia (I), Nicaragua (I), Bahamas (I), Turks & Caicos Isl. (I), Belize (I), Haiti (I), Dominican Republic (I), Puerto Rico (I), Venezuela (I), Mexico (I), Guianas (I), Argentina (I), Uruguay (I), Bolivia (I), Paraguay (I), Ecuador (I), Trinidad & Tobago (I), Honduras (I)
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Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Hassler M., Nov 2018
Source database: World Plants, Nov 2018   100%
Bibliographic citation: Hassler M. (2019). World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World (version Nov 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
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