1. Family: Balsaminaceae A.Rich.
    1. Genus: Impatiens Riv. ex L.
      1. Impatiens pulchra Hook.f. & Thomson

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nepal to China (S. Yunnan) and N. Indo-China.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

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

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [2281], India K000694753 lectotype
    Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [2281], India K000694754 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India K000694755 syntype
    Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Nepal K000694757 lectotype
    Jan 1, 2017 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Nepal K000694758 syntype
    Meebold, A. [6714], Manipur K000694759
    Prain [s.n.], Sikkim K000694756
    Kunstler, H.H. [253], Assam K000694760
    Clarke, C.B. [42116A], India K000608262 lectotype
    Clarke, C.B. [41147A], India K000608263 syntype
    Henry, A. [11208], China Impatiens mengtszeana K000199721 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [12536 B], China Impatiens mengtszeana K000199722 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [12536 C], China Impatiens mengtszeana K000199726 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [12536 D], China Impatiens mengtszeana K000199727 Unknown type material
    Henry, A. [9268], Yunnan Impatiens mengtszeana K000694574
    Hancock, W. [56], Yunnan Impatiens mengtszeana K000694575

    First published in J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 4: 139 (1859)

    Accepted by

    • 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.
    • 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).

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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