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This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to Myanmar.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, West Himalaya

Begonia roxburghii (Miq.) A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Mar 17, 1996 Hooker, J.D. [40], Bangladesh K000634807 Unknown type material
Jul 23, 1995 Hooker, J.D. [40], India K000761501 lectotype

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 15(1): 398 (1864)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hughes, M. (2008). An annotated checklist of Southeast Asian Begonia: 1-164. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Uddin, A. (2007). Distribution and status of Indian Begonia L. species Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 31: 591-597.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Uddin, A. (2007). Distribution and status of Indian Begonia L. species Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 31: 591-597.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0