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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Detarioideae
Tribus: Amherstieae
Genus: Humboldtia
Species: Humboldtia laurifolia

Humboldtia laurifolia Vahl, 1794

Batschia laurifolia Vahl
Humboldtia pentapetala R.Br. ex Steud.

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Asia-Temperate
Regional: Indian subcontinent
India, Sri Lanka
Introduced into:

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Vahl, M. 1794. Symbolae botanicae, sive plantarum, tam earum, quas in itinere, imprimis orientali, collegit Petrus Forskål, quam aliarum, recentius detectarum, exactiores descriptiones, nec non observationes circa quasdam plantas dudum cognitas. Pars 3. 106 pp., tt. 51–75. Nicolaus Möller & fil., Hauniae [Copenhagen]. BHL Reference page. : 3:106.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2020. Humboldtia laurifolia in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2020 Sep 11. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2020. Humboldtia laurifolia. Published online. Accessed: Sep 11 2020. 2020. Humboldtia laurifolia. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 11 Sep 2020.
Catalogue of Life: 2021 Annual Checklist
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Humboldtia laurifolia in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names

Humboldtia laurifolia is a species of plant in the family Fabaceae. It is native to Kerala and Sri Lanka.

World Conservation Monitoring Centre (1998). "Humboldtia laurifolia". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 1998: e.T31189A9606598.

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