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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Eurasia, E. Canada to Greenland.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Altay, Austria, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, Central European Rus, Chita, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Manchuria, Mongolia, Morocco, Newfoundland, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Norway, Nunavut, Pakistan, Palestine, Poland, Qinghai, Québec, Romania, Sicilia, South European Russi, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Algeria, Arkansas, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington

Dichodon (Bartl. ex Rchb.) Rchb. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Deut. Bot. Herb.-Buch: 205 (1841)

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141. [Cited as Cerastium.]

Kew Backbone Distributions
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 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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