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  1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aspidistra Ker Gawl.
      1. Aspidistra longifolia Hook.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to S. China and N. Peninsula Malaysia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Aspidistra longifolia Hook.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2010 Roelfsema, Vogel [960183], Malaysia K000499529 isotype
    Griffith, W. [5887], Arunachal Pradesh K000099916 Unknown type material
    Griffith, W. [5887], Arunachal Pradesh K000099915 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Fl. Brit. India 7: 326 (1892)

    Accepted by

    • Phonsena, P. & de Wilde, W.J.J.O. (2010). The genus Aspidistra Ker Gawl. (Asparagaceae/Ruscaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 38: 48-58.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Phonsena, P. & de Wilde, W.J.J.O. (2010). The genus Aspidistra Ker Gawl. (Asparagaceae/Ruscaceae) in Thailand Thai Forest Bulletin (Botany) 38: 48-58.
    • GBIF (2008- continuously updated). Global Biodiversity Information Facility http://www.gbif.org/.
    • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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