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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Rauvolfioideae
Tribus: Alstonieae
Genus: Dyera
Species: D. costulata - D. polyphylla

Dyera Hook.f., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 293 (1882)

Type species: Dyera costulata (Miq.) Hook.f., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19: 293 (1882)


Hooker, J.D. 1882. Journal of the Linnean Society. Botany. London 19: 293.
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Dyera is a genus of tropical trees up to 80 m in height. They are in family Apocynaceae, native to southeast Asia. It was first described as a genus in 1882, by Joseph Dalton Hooker.[1][2][3][4][5]


Dyera costulata (Miq.) Hook.f. - Thailand, W Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra
Dyera polyphylla (Miq.) Steenis - Borneo, Sumatra


Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
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Pooma, R. (ed.) (2005). A preliminary check-list of threatened plants in Thailand: 1-193. National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
Middleton, D.J. (2007). Apocynaceae (subfamilies Rauvolfioideae and Apocynoideae). Flora Malesiana 18: 1-474. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
"Dyera Hook.f. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science". Plants of the World Online. Retrieved 2020-02-20.

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