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This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to China (SW. Yunnan) and Indo-China.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, China South-Central, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

Ophiopogon griffithii (Baker) Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2000 Griffith, W. [5839], Assam K000846093

First published in Fl. Brit. India 6: 270 (1892)

Accepted by

  • Averyanov, L.V. & al. (2015). A new species and two new records of Ophiopogon and Peliosanthes (Asparagaceae) in the flora of Laos Taiwania 60: 86-90.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

Not accepted by

  • Zhengyi, W. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2000). Flora of China 24: 1-431. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis. [Cited as Ophiopogon intermedius.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Averyanov, L.V. & al. (2015). A new species and two new records of Ophiopogon and Peliosanthes (Asparagaceae) in the flora of Laos Taiwania 60: 86-90.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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