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This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal to China (SE. Sichuan, NW. & Central Yunnan) and Myanmar.

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Tibet

Impatiens arguta Hook.f. & Thomson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [101], Sikkim K000694618 lectotype
Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [101], Sikkim K000694619 syntype
Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [101], Sikkim K000694620 syntype
s.coll. [s.n.], China 44114.000

First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 4: 137 (1859)

Accepted by

  • (2018). DOI: https://doi.org/10.3767/blumea.2018.63.03.01 epublication.
  • Gogoi, R., Borah, S., Dash, S.S. & Singh, P. (2018). Balsams of Eastern Himalaya - A regional revision: 1-215. Botanical Survey of India.
  • Chakrabarty, T. (2009). A checklist of the genus Impatiens L. (Balsaminaceae) for Sikkim state Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 205-215.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).
  • Kress, W.J., DeFilipps, R.A., Farr, E. & Kyi, D.Y.Y. (2003). A Checklist of the Trees, Shrubs, Herbs and Climbers of Myanmar Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 45: 1-590. Smithsonian Institution.
  • Grierson, A.J.C. & Long, D.G. (2001). Flora of Bhutan 2: 1-1675. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chakrabarty, T. (2009). A checklist of the genus Impatiens L. (Balsaminaceae) for Sikkim state Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 33: 205-215.
  • Wu, Z., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D. (eds.) (2007). Flora of China 12: 1-534. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis).

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