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Goniothalamus wynaadensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Magnoliids
Order: Magnoliales
Family: Annonaceae
Genus: Goniothalamus
(Blume) Hook. f. & Thomson

Goniothalamus is one of the largest palaeotropical genera of plant in family Annonaceae.

Species list[edit]

It contains the following species (divided according to Floristic Region):

Indian Region (India and Sri Lanka)

Indochinese Region (South Myanmar and Peninsular Thailand)

Indochinese Region (South China extending into North Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and Myanmar)

Indochinese Region (North-Eastern and Eastern Thailand; North and South Indochina)

Malesian Region (Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra)

Neocaledonian Region (New Caledonia)


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Saunders, R.M.K. 2002. The genus Goniothalamus (Annonaceae) in Sumatra. Nordic Journal of Botany. 26 (5-6): 329 - 337. http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/118944196/abstract


Saunders, R.M.K. and Chalermglin, P. 2008. A synopsis of Goniothalamus species (Annonaceae) in Thailand, with descriptions of three new species. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 156(3): 355-384.

Saunders, R.M.K. 2003. A synopsis of Goniothalamus species (Annonaceae) in Peninsular Malaysia, with a description of a new species. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 142: 321–339.